Please don’t evict us, Kg Manis squatters plead


Zaim Ibrahim

Squatters in Kg Manis, Perai in Penang are bent on not leaving their village, despite facing the threat of imprisonment and a fine of up to half a million ringgit after being evicted by the landowner, Railway Assets Corporation. – The Malaysian Insight pic, December 16, 2020.

SQUATTERS in Kg Manis, Perai in Penang are bent on not leaving their village, despite facing the threat of imprisonment and a fine of up to half a million ringgit after being ordered to move by the landowner, Railway Assets Corporation (RAC).

The squatters, living in poverty and cramped houses, told The Malaysian Insight the eviction notice from RAC, which is under the Transport Ministry, was inhumane.


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