The MIC will be submitting a memorandum to the cabinet detailing the
chronology of events and issues which have transpired at Kampung Lorong
Buah Pala, said its Youth chief T. Mohan.
Mohan said all areas would be covered in the memorandum.
"In the memorandum, we will be telling the whole history of Kampung
Lorong Buah Pala as well as giving some suggestions, such as using the
land code and acts that can be used by both the federal and state
When asked on how this matter would be discussed
in the cabinet since Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak had said
that the Federal Government would not meddle in the issue as it is a
state matter, Mohan said no full papers on what actually had happened
at the village were submitted to Najib.
Mohan said MIC Youth
would fight together with the villagers on Aug 3 when the eviction and
demolition are expected to take place, adding that "if they want to
catch us, then go ahead. We are not afraid".
Mohan said if the state government wanted to help the
villagers, they could help by providing another plot of land and
enabling the residents to move out in a proper manner.
He expressed his dissatisfaction with the actions taken by Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng.
"Many promises have been made, including those made by Seri Delima
assemblyman R.S.N. Rayer, but as of now, the state government has not
"Where is Anwar (Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim)? Where
is Karpal (DAP national chairman Karpal Singh)? Where is Lim? This
issue has to be resolved," he said.
Mohan said if Lim was
unable to resolve the issue surrounding the village, he should just
hand the state back to the Barisan Nasional government.