Don't exclude mining site from Chini forest reserve plan - NGO

An environmental group today urged the Pahang government not to exclude a mining site from the planned Tasik Chini forest reserve.

The state chapter of the Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) believes that it would be a mistake to allow mining activity to continue at the site, identified as Lot 89798 in Mukim Penyor, Pekan.

“If the land plot is not...

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