Squatters Given Permanent Home

Jun 12010

Citizen Journalist Jimmy Leow reported on this issue following a tip from an activist. Once the video was published on Malaysiakini, the state government organized a program to resettle the residents to a neighboring area. “In front of everyone,” recalled Program Director Maran Perianen, “the Chief Minister announced that they are going to look for a way to bring all of these old folks to a landed property where they can stay more comfortably.”