Nanta denies asking consumers to eat duck due to chicken price hike


Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Alexander Nanta Linggi has denied making the statement which made fun of people facing difficulties due to price increases. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, November 24, 2021.

DOMESTIC Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Alexander Nanta Linggi has denied claims that he had urged Malaysian consumers to eat duck instead while the government was looking into the chicken price increase.

He said he had never issued such an insensitive statement that made fun of people facing difficulties.


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