According to Sin Chew Daily, Bukit Aman sexual, women, and children's investigations division (D11) principal assistant director Choo Lily confirmed that a police report was lodged by the Indonesian native yesterday, 8 July.
Malaysiakini reported that the woman's statement has also been recorded to facilitate investigations.
The Perak exco member has consistently maintained his innocence over the matter
"I didn't do it, I'm not afraid of being investigated," the DAP man was quoted as saying by China Press, before adding that he will give his cooperation to the authorities for the case.
According to Sin Chew Daily, he added that he believes in the professionalism of the police.
Malaysiakini revealed that the suspect, who is a father of four, is a two-term assemblyman and a first-term Perak exco member.
Meanwhile, Perak DAP chairperson Nga Kor Ming said the party will leave the case to the police