Rudi Rubiandini, head of Indonesian energy regulator SKKMigas, speaks during an interview with Reuters at his office in Jakarta in this March 6, 2013 file photo.
Indonesian media reported on August 14, 2013 that the Southeast Asian country's anti-graft agency had arrested Rubiandini
for alleged corruption.
Metro TV said Rubiandini
was taken into custody by anti-graft officials in the capital, Jakarta. (Reuters Photo/Enny Nuraheni)
Indonesia's Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has arrested Rudi Rubiandini, the head of upstream oil and gas regulator SKKMigas, on allegations of bribery.
The KPK apprehended Rudi, along with four other people, at his house in the Kebayoran Baru area of South Jakarta on Tuesday night, according to KPK spokesman Johan Budi.
is questioning Rudi
and the four others at the KPK's
headquarters, according to Busyro Muqoddas, another deputy chief at the KPK
has been arrested on allegations of bribery, but we must still conduct an investigation," he
Rudi became chairman of SKKMigas on January 16, 2013.
He was previously the deputy minister of energy and mineral resources.