Najib wrong about PIL 1 highway, says Penang CM

Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow says former prime minister Najib Razak is misleading the people on the PIL1 highway through inaccurate statements posted on his Facebook page. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, February 13, 2019.

THE cost to build the proposed Pan Island Link 1 (PIL1) highway is RM7.5 billion and not RM9 billion as stated by former prime minister Najib Razak, the Penang government clarified today.

Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said the state wanted to clear the “misconceptions and refute the erroneous statements” contained in articles based on Najib’s Facebook posts.

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  • Pekan lanun and his 40 thieves 'sapu' Felda clean and he expects the penang people to use the PIL fund to rescue those ignorant felda folks that still support him.

    Posted 4 years ago by Chee yee ng