“Puan Maznah had claimed the lost bag“.
to say that something is true or is a fact, although you cannot prove it and other people might not believe it:
The company claims that it is not responsible for the pollution in the river.
# They claim there’s not enough evidence it’s him.
# She would claim to be a research scientist.
# That claim is simply not true.
# In fact she had avoided – even pushed away those who might want to claim close friendship.
2. a written request to an organization to pay you a sum of money which you believe it owes you: After the storm, dozens of claims were filed to collect crop insurance.
formally request or demand; say that one owns or has earned (something).
When you express your right to something, you’re making a claim to it, like telling your sister, “This bowl of cereal is mine.”
A claim is also a statement saying that you have a right to something: They asserted their claim to citizenship.