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Friday July 8, 2011

KL off-limits

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have slapped restriction orders on 91 key individuals from Bersih 2.0, Perkasa and Umno Youth who are linked to planning three rallies here tomorrow, declaring the city centre off-limits to them.

Among them are Datuk S. Ambiga of Bersih, Perkasa president Datuk Ibrahim Ali and Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin although the wing had cancelled its Patriot rally scheduled for the same day.

The areas listed under the restriction orders include Jalan Syed Putra, Jalan Istana, Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, Jalan Lembah Perdana, Dataran Merdeka, Central Market, Masjid Jamek, Dataran DBKL, SOGO, Maju Junction and Jalan Raja Laut.

Other developments:

> Police will not approve Bersih's application to hold its rally at Stadium Merdeka but will consider a permit for the use of the stadium in Shah Alam;

> Due to the closure of city roads, bus terminals will be closed between 12.01am and 10pm tomorrow;

> Kajang municipal councillors were charged in court for wearing Bersih 2.0 T-shirts during a recent meeting.

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