Orang Asli urge Kelantan govt to come clean on dam project

Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Orang Asli villages will be relocated to make way for a pair of hydroelectric dams in Sg Nenggiri, Kelantan. Work on the flood mitigation project is expected to start in March 2022. – Facebook pic, February 17, 2021.

A YEAR before work begins on the hydroelectric dams in Sg Nenggiri, Kelantan, the Orang Asli in Gua Musang, Kelantan are urging the state government to come clean on how the project will affect their lives.

A spokesman for the Orang Asli community told The Malaysian Insight the majority of residents in the nearby villages opposed the construction of a pair of flood mitigation dams.

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