Pay rise storm rages on unabated

Kow Kwan Yee

Modified 30 Nov 2013, 6:18 am

There are two camps in the debate over the pay hike for Selangor state assemblypersons - certain quarters are unable to accept the whopping leap of up to 373 percent, while others argue that this could help combat graft.

Despite the hefty increase, from RM6,000 to RM11,250 per month, it can be costly for a state assemblyperson to service his or her constitutents.

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