Police report lodged against Ongkili, TNB to stop work on dams

Modified 28 Nov 2017, 12:47 pm

Jaringan Kampung Orang Asli Kelantan (JKOAK) has lodged a police report against Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) and Energy, Green Technology and Water Minister Maximus Johnity Ongkili to stop all construction work for the Nenggiri and Lebir dams in Kelantan.

The police report was also lodged against UKM Pakarunding Sdn Bhd which had conducted a survey to gauge the Orang Asli’s views on the projects.

The police report was lodged by representatives from JKOAK, Parti Sosialis Malaysia and affected Orang Asli residents.

“We also want everyone to go back to the negotiation table so that the building of the dams can be discussed in a more open and transparent manner, taking into account views of NGOs like JKOAK,” said the group in the police report...

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