The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has released on bail a former CNRP public affairs officer accused of “plotting” after an investigating judge placed him under court supervision, a court spokesperson said on Tuesday.
Oeur Narith was released on Monday afternoon, spokesperson Y Rin said, after police arrested Narith, a former assistant of party vice president Mu Sochua, and accused him of collecting money from abroad to fund a local movement to overthrow the government. Sochua has denied the accusation.
Rin did not answer questions from VOD about the terms of Narith’s bail.
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