Environmental groups ask king to intervene in deforestation


Aminah Farid

Environmental and civil society groups gather outside Istana Negara today, to hand a memorandum to the king, asking him to intervene and put pressure on the government to act on deforestation issues. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Seth Akmal, January 22, 2022.

ENVIRONMENTAL and pressure groups have urged Yang di-Pertuan Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah to pressure the government to gazette the central forest spine of the Titiwangsa range as a national park after the recent flooding, which they have associated with deforestation.

In a memorandum submitted to the king, the groups also urged the federal government to take over the management of the range.


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  • Aha so they are asking to make the royal golden bowl to shirk a bit. Best of luck with that. Pahang Kelantan started logging a day after the floods dont care about the dead or suffering!!!!

    Posted 4 months ago by Alphonz Jayaraman

  • Aha so they are asking to make the royal golden bowl to shirk a bit. Best of luck with that. Pahang Kelantan started logging a day after the floods dont care about the dead or suffering!!!!

    Posted 4 months ago by Alphonz Jayaraman