Tengku Adnan abused his power in exempting 23 highrises from scrutiny, says Kepong MP

Published on 17 Nov 2018 10:34:59 PM

The previous federal territories minister abused his power in exempting a total of 23 highrise developments in Kuala Lumpur in 2017 from Rule 5, which requires that the mayor inform and invite objections from registered owners of land adjacent to a proposed development, says Kepong MP Lim Lip Eng.

Lim said Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor abused his power during his tenure as FT minister by wrongly using Rule 14, which allows local authority to exempt the exercise of the rules with the consent of the minister, to approve highrise projects that included commercial and free market developments.

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