Authorities must explain construction mishap in Taman Desa, says MCA


  • Metro News
  • Friday, 14 Feb 2020

KUALA LUMPUR: The mishap at a construction site in Taman Desa on Friday (Feb 14) is not the first time that such an incident happened in the neighbourhood, and as such the authorities must give an explanation, says the MCA.

"For the record, the mishap this evening is not the first," says party spokesperson Chan Quin Er.

"A crane went crashing down into the compound of a neighbouring condominium back in 2018, ' she said.

Chan also said Seputeh MP Teresa Kok, Minister of Federal Territories Khalid Samad and Kuala Lumpur mayor Datuk Nor Hisham Ahmad Dahlan must explain why protests over overdevelopment in the area kept falling on deaf ears.

She asked if safety regulations had been followed.

"Did the construction abide with the environmental impact assessment report? Was the soil foundation strengthened against landslides?

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