Penang says will follow Pakatan’s decision to not hold state polls if GE15 happens soon
GEORGE TOWN, Oct 6 — The Penang state government said today it will follow Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) top leadership’s decision to not dissolve the state assembly if the 15th...
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By Opalyn Mok Thursday, 06 Oct 2022 4:00 PM MYT GEORGE TOWN, Oct 6 — The Penang state government said today it will follow Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) top leadership’s decision to not dissolve the state assembly if the 15th General Election (GE15) is called soon.Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said the state will abide by the decision announced by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim yesterday.Its director-general, Wan Abdul Latiff Wan Jaffar, said the recent allegation titled, “Penang South Islands Being Cursed?” made by an individual via a video on TikTok, was inaccurate and confusing the public."Penang has related its decision to the PH leadership yesterday, the same as the two other states,” he said in a press conference at his office today.All were charged under Section 4(1)(b) of the Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Terrorism Financing and Proceeds of Unlawful Activities Act 2001, punishable under Section 4(1) of the same Act.Yesterday, Anwar said Pakatan Harapan-led states — Penang, Selangor and Negri Sembilan — will not be holding their state polls concurrently with GE15 if it is held soon.Meanwhile, the new EIA report is being assessed by the DOE and other technical agencies.The PH chairman said the states will not be dissolving their state assemblies due to the year-end floods.Acryl Sani, in a statement on Sept 29, said that the woman was rescued with the assistance and sharing of information between the Royal Malaysian Police and the Royal Thai Police who managed to detect the presence of the victim in the country.
He announced this after discussion between Pakatan’s presidential council and the mentris besar and chief ministers of the three states.Wan Abdul Latiff said the Appeals Board then set aside the EIA report approval as it was contradictory to Section 34A(4) under the Act with regard to development zoning that had not been approved by the relevant Penang authorities at that time.Bail for Mohd Nasri was set at RM500,000 with one surety; Abdul Wahab RM110,000 (one surety); Nur Hafeezah RM25,000 (one surety) and Resool Bivi RM10,000 (one surety).When asked to comment on Umno president Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi’s accusation that PH was looking to delay the polls due to a its poor showing in the past by-elections, Chow said the decision will only be known if GE15 is held.Meanwhile, on the tabling of Budget 2023 tomorrow, Chow said the state had already submitted applications for 126 projects valued at RM17.Among the agencies involved are PLANMalaysia, the Fisheries, Health, Drainage and Irrigation Department, Mineral and Geoscience, Marine, Public Works, and Town and Country Planning departments, Penang Port Commission, individuals with certain expertise and non-governmental organisations.72 billion.Raveentharan."Of the 126 projects, we only require RM2.It consists of several infrastructural projects worth about RM46 billion under the Penang Transport Master Plan."But let's not get involved in the spread of fake news which can cause uneasiness among the public," he added.
9 billion to start the projects in 2023 as some projects will take two to three years to implement,” he said.He said the state had also submitted an additional 23 projects valued at RM14.03 billion to the Finance Ministry upon request from the finance minister."We always welcome federal projects to be implemented in Penang,” he said.Among the projects Penang had requested funding for include the Pulau Aman development plan, infrastructure plan for Penang South Reclamation, LRT, green connector and the north seafront plan and a RM36 million facelift for Dewan Sri Pinang.
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