Muhyiddin supports govt's HSR plan, proposes for expansion to Thailand

Published on 30 Sep 2021 3:50:20 PM

Former prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has voiced his support for the government’s for the Kuala Lumpur-Johor Baru high-speed rail (HSR) project, and proposed for the northern railway line to be connected to the HSR from Bangkok to the Malaysia-Thailand border.

The Pagoh MP and chairman of the National Recovery Council said that while debating the 12th Malaysia Plan in the Dewan Rakyat on Thursday, adding that such projects will have a multiplier effect in terms of creating jobs and business opportunities, and bring great benefits to the people, including the Bumiputera community.