Anwar slams ministers, deputies for high salaries, perks

Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Those in cabinet only want high salaries and positions despite the fact that they are already well-off, Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim says. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, November 16, 2021.

OPPOSITION leader Anwar Ibrahim slammed government ministers tonight for ‘unashamedly’ accepting tens of thousands of ringgit in salaries while leaving the poor helpless.

In a Malacca elections campaign speech livestreamed on Facebook, the Port Dickson MP said the ministers and their deputies were already well off, but wanted higher salaries and positions.

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