Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Abdul Rahman Dahlan's comments on Malaysians' reported decrease in buying groceries show disregard for the troubles that the average citizen faces, said Petaling Jaya Utara MP Tony Pua.
"Rahman’s dismissive attitude towards Mydin’s claim shows just how out of touch the BN government is from the daily struggles faced by average Malaysians.
"If even low-priced hypermarkets like Mydin are facing weakened consumer demand, where does the minister expect Malaysians to be buying their everyday groceries?
"Does he think Malaysians are going abroad to do their groceries?" Pua said in a statement today...