Hudud

Hudud: Gerakan pandang berat kenyataan menteri

Jun 26, 09 3:19pm Malaysiakini.com

Gerakan memandang berat kenyataan terbaru Menteri di Jabatan Perdana Menteri, Datuk Jamil Khir Baharom di Dewan Rakyat semalam bahawa hudud boleh diperakui dilaksanakan untuk membanteras jenayah ragut di negara ini. Ketua Pemuda Gerakan, Lim Si Pin berkata, kenyataan tersebut boleh menimbulkan kekeliruan dan rasa tidak senang di kalangan rakyat, khususnya bukan Islam. Menurutnya, satu aspek hukum hudud ialah hukuman memotong tangan penjenayah yang mencuri atau meragut beg. Lim berkata, pindaan boleh dibuat terhadap undang-undang jenayah negara jika ia terlalu lembut untuk menangani peningkat kes jenayah. Katanya, ia termasukkan jenayah ragut di mana mangsa diseret dari motosikal mereka, mengakibatkan tercedera dan ada yang terbunuh. Dalam satu kenyataan hari ini, Lim berkata, walaupun hanya umat Islam tertakluk kepada hukum hudud, tetapi anggota masyarakat lain merasakan ia tidak sesuai dengan masyarakat pelbagai kaum dan budaya di negara ini. Bagaimanapun, beliau gembira kerana kerajaan memandang berat terhadap usaha untuk membanteras jenayah kecil dan besar di negara ini.

Bencana Tanah Runtuh: Maklumat terkini 2151hrs

MAKLUMAT TERKINI

Kejadian Tanah Runtuh Bukit Antarabangsa

13 Disember 2008

Nombor-Nombor Telefon Penting:

Polis : 0341070055

MPAJ : 0341070015

PBSM : 0192715737

BOMBA : 0192193105

JPA3 : 0129865479

ADUN BUKIT ANTARABANGSA : 0162611389

Dapatkan PAS (untuk keluar dan masuk kawasan) di kaunter Pendaftaran MPAJ sebelum memasuki kawasan bencana tanah runtuh.

Taip: MPAJ ON, kemudian SMS ke 15888

Tel. 03-41460113, http://www.pusatoperasi.info

Pemuda Unit Amal PAS turut berkampung di tapak bencana.

Updates Bukit Antarabangsa Landslide: 1515 hrs

Menteri JKR, Dato’ Mohd Zin Mohamad telah melawat tapak bencana.

Beliau mengumumkan bahawa jalan dua hala akan siap dalam masa dua hari lagi.

Dengan itu malam ini juga seperti semalam, dari jam 12.00 tengah malam hingga 6.00pagi esok, laluan sementara di Taman Bukit Mewah akan ditutup bagi melicinkan kerja-kerja pelebaran jalan.

Dari Ketua Opearsi Wanita keADILan, Puan Salmah merayu agar sukarelawantampil kerana masih diperlukan sepanjang operasi membantu mangsa-mangsa yang masih berterusan.

Maxis telah menambah keupayaan perkhidmatannya di Bukit Antarabangsa. Penggunaan network Maxis telah melebihi 75% di kawasan tersebut.   itu termasuk perkhidmatan broadband:

“Jalan Tikus” menjadi pilihan penghuni dan petugas kerana ia lebih mudah dan hampir bagi mereka yang tiada kenderaan yang ingin keluar masuk dari kawasan yang terlibat dengan tanah runtuh.  Kereta-kereta di letak berhampiran Jalan Tikus bagi mengelak kesesakan yang saban waktu berlaku di jalan berhampiran tanah runtuh di Taman Bukit Mewah yang menjadi tumpuan operasi.

Jalan Tikus tembus ke Taman Bukit Jaya (sebelah kiri) dan Taman Bukit Utama (sebelah kanan).

Sekarang ini (1515hrs) di Bukit Antarabangsa hujan lebat dan kerja-kerja infrastruktur dan pemindahan tentunya terganggu.

Bencana Bukit Antarabangsa: 12/12/08 21:12pm

Kerja-kerja membantu mangsa akan diteruskan sehingga 16hb Disember 2008.

Pihak Bulan Sabit Merah yang bertungkus-lumus membantu sejak hari pertama kejadian, kini diperlukan juga ditempat lain seperti Johor untuk membantu mangsa banjir di sana pula.

Oleh itu, pengganti sukarelawan amatlah diperlukan esok dan hari-hari seterusnya sehingga 16 Disember 2008.

Tinjauan siang tadi menapati bahawa ada keluarga yang tidak makan nasi selama dua hari.   Team KeADILan telah mengurus keadaan mereka yang tinggal di Taman Bukit Jaya.

Sebelum ini sepasang suami isteri telah juga datang ke Pusat Pemindahan di Sek. Keb. Hulu Kelang mengadu bahawa makanan tidak sampai ke tempat mereka ketika terperangkap akibat tanah runtuh.   Merek juga tinggal di Taman Bukit Jaya.

Team KeADILan telah memperbaiki keadan kedua-dua keluarga tersebut menurut keperluan semasa mereka.

Sewajarnya menjadi amalan para petugas untuk sentiasa merisik keadaan mangsa.   Database sudah diwujudkan bersama Majlis Perbandaran Ampang yang mengeluarkan pas masuk dan keluar dari kawsan terperangkap tanah runtuh di situ.

Sistem kenderaan shuttle pula harus diperbaiki perkhidmatannya agar mangsa tidak begitu lama menunggu bila memerlukan bantuan kenderaan.Ada di antara mangsa adalah orang tua dan mungkin tidak sanggup menunggu begitu lama dan dalam keadaan yang tidak selesa.

Esok jalan dua hala dijangka siap dibina dan berharap ia akan meredakan kesesakan lalu-lintas di kawasan tanah runtuh.

Sukarelawan di Bukit Antarabangsa dan Sek. Keb. Hulu Kelang:

Latest from Bukit Antarabangsa

Pihak Tentera dan JKR akan menyiapkan sebuah lagi laluan, menjadikan laluan sementara yang ada kepada laluan dua hala bagi kegunaan kenderaan mangsa tanah runtuh dan petugas di tapak bencana Bukit Antarabangsa. Seorang pegawai kanan Tentera, Dato’ Azman telah memberitahu One Stop Centre (OSC) di Pusat Khidmat Bencana DUN Bukit Antarabangsa yang dikendalikan oleh Adun Bukit Antarabangsa, Azmin Ali bahawa laluan yang ada ketika ini akan ditutup dari jam 12.00 tengah malam ini hingga 6.00 padi esok bagi kerja-kerja melebarkan jalan dan pembinaan sebuah lagi jambatan. Bagi keperluan segera tempat kediaman, mangsa-mangsa tanah runtuh yang sedang berkhidmat dan menjadi pesara kerajaan boleh memohon untuk menduduki kuarters kerajaan. Sila hubungi Bahagian Pengurusan hartanaah, Jabatan Perdana Menteri untuk diperuntukkan peneempatan kuarters sementara di Putrajaya atau datang ke Kaunter bergerak JPM bersebelahan khemah Bulan Sabit Merah. Alamat Pejabat: Bahagian Pengurusan Hartanah, JPM, Aras 4, Blok B3 Komplels Jabatan PM, Pusat Pentadbiran Kerajaan Persekutuan 62502 WP Putrajaya. Telefon : 014-3274250, 016-7576013, 017-2337940, 012-2171172 Pos Malaysia pula menyediakan lori dan kotak-kotak bagi kemudahan mangsa-mangsa untuk memindahkan barang-barang mereka. Sila hubungi 03-22756677 untuk bantuan logistik bagi tujuan perpindahan atau 0392840645 untuk bantuan penghanaran surat, dokumen atau bungkkusan ke alamat pengeposan baru mangsa-mangsa tananh runtuh Bukit Antarabangsa. Surat-surat biasa mangsa boleh didapati di bilik operasi mel di Pusat pemindahan mangsa tanah runtuh di Sekolah Kebangsaan Hulu Kelang. Kaunter Jabatan Pendaftaran Negara Malaysia dibuka hari ini dari jam 10.00 pagi tadi hingga jam 5.00 petang hari ini di tapak bencana(Belakang Stesen Minyak Petronas Jalan Wangsa 4). Permohonan boleh dibuat untuk gantian Mykad bagi mangsa-mangsa tanah runtuh di Bukit Antarabangsa. Pusat Pemindahan Bencana di Sekolah Kebangsaan Hulu Kelang masih terus menyediakan makanan kepada 1000 petugas dan mangsa. Sukarelawan tetap terus diperlukan untuk membantu menyediakan menu dari pagi hingga malam. Para sukarelawan adalah dipelawa memberi khidmat di pusat tersebut.

Isteri Menteri Besar Selangor, Puan Sri Salbiah telah melawat dan membantu di Pusat Pemindahan mangsa tanah runtuh dan tapak bencana di Bukit Antarbangsa hari ini.   Turut bersama beliau ialah isteri Adun Bukit Antarabangsa dan Ahli Parlimen Gombak, Puan Samsidar dan isteri Adun Hulu Kelang, Puan Aliza Jaafar dan Exco Wanita Pusat, Puan Salmah Ismail dan Ahli majlis Ampang Jaya,  En Izzuddin:

Terkini Trajedi Tanah Runtuh Bukit Antarabangsa

Penduduk yang terlibat masih lagi mengusung keluar barang-barang milik mereka dari kediaman yang belum selamat dalam keadaan tanah boleh runtuh lagi pada bila-bila masa.
Pihak berkuasa sedang meluaskan laluan kenderaan sementara agar trafik dua hala boleh bergerak serentak. Tidak seprti ketika ini, kenderaan terpaksa mengikut gikiran untuk naik dan turun. Aturan sedemikian sememangnya menyukarkan pergerakan para penduduk di situ untuk memenuhi keperluan seharian mereka.
Bekalan elektrik terputus siang tadi kerana didapati ada paku yang telah menembusi kabel sementara eletrik. Pihak TNB telah menyambung semula bekalan elektrik dengan saluran kabel baru di samping yang sedia wujud dua hari lalu. Saluran yang baru itu akan bertindak sebagai “grid” sekiranya berlaku lagi bekalan elektrik terputus kerana sesuatu sebab.

Kawasan Bukit Antarabangsa adalah termasuk kawasan tadah air yang tidak sepatutnya dibenarkan sebarang pembangunan berlaku.
Ia menjadi satu garis panduan yang perlu penguatkuasaan yang ketat kerana melibatkan nyawa manusia dan kemusnahan harta-benda yang sia-sia.
Laporan geo-teknikal yang telah lengkap dilaksanakan beserta gesaan yang terdapat di dalamnya perlu segera di hebahkan kepada umum.
Dalam perbahasan di Parlimen semalam mengenai tanah runtuh Bukit Antarabangsa, Menteri berkenaan tidak memberikan jawapan yang memuaskan dalam rangka para penggubal dasar di Dewan Rakyat mencari suatu penyelesaian mengenai kemelut dan bahaya yang dihadapi oleh penduduk di sana.
Tentunya pemetaan tentang risiko yang ditanggung oleh penghuni di Bukit Antarabangsa perlu diketahui oleh para penghuni agar pilihan tepat mengenai masa depan tempat kediaman mereka boleh diambil.
Seringkali masalah dalam pentadbiran negara di Malaysia ini ialah Rakyat senantiasa dalam kegelapan tentang perkara-perkara yang menjadi keutamaan yang perlu diketahui oleh mereka. Kenapakah sukarnya kerajaan Malaysia membenarkan maklumat yang berkaitan tentang keselamatan Rakyat sentiasa dihebahkan tanpa lengah?
Kelihatannya sekarang ialah, kerajaan telah mempetaruhkan nyawa Rakyat bagi kepentingan segelintir elit yang beroleh keuntungan daripada pembinaan perumahan dan kondominium di Bukit Antarabangsa.
Bolehkah dijamin seperti dakwaan Khir Toyo bahawa pemantauan dan langkah-langkah keselamatan akan mengelak tanah runtuh berlaku di Bukit Antarabangsa.
Menurut suatu kajian oleh badan yang membantu kerajaan Selangor Umno-BN dahulu, Bukit Antarabangsa merupakan kawasan perlindungan, tadah air yang tidak boleh membenarkan sebarang bentuk pembangunan, apatah lagi yang besar-besaran, kerana risiko tinggi runtuhan tanah dan juga batu. Kawasan sedemikian sepatutnya dibiarkan sahaja dalam keadaan asalnya tanpa disentuh oleh pembangunan yang boleh memusnahkan segala apa yang di tinggal dan dibina di atasnya.

Siapakah yang telah meluluskan projek-projek kediaman yang membawa risiko yang sengaja kepada penghuni Bukit Antarabangsa?
Mereka yang betanggunjawab itu, wajib dibawa ke muka pengadilan.

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Bukit Antarabangsa… Multiple tragedy

December 10, 2008 by drrafick

Today is D5 of the Bukit Antarabangsa tragedy. During the highland tower incident, I was part of the medical team assisting in the rescue and support effort but today I am a victim of a similar tragedy. Something that I never thought that would have an impact on me. Relatively in comparison, what happen to those families who loss their love ones is nothing compared to what me and probably 2000 other residents had to endure past 4 days. Many tragedies took place this time around. I am not going to be diplomatic about it. I will say it the way I see it.

Within 2 hour after being made aware of landslide, I and several resident of Taman Bukit Utama activated an Ops Centre (known as TBU Ops Centre). We look at importance issues that we need to tackle mainly water supply, waste disposal, security, food distribution and medical evacuation. What was supposed to be our Taman Ops centre became the Ops Centre to eight “Taman” surrounding ours who were cut off from the outside world. We had no electricity, water, fixed telephone line internet. Most people had limited food in their house as they had already plan to travel for Raya and did not stock up any food.

Within an hour after meeting, we setup and completed a temporary water supply by laying pipes to get mountain water for the resident. Ops centre was up in the next hour and we started communication channel with the outside channel via SMS and arranging food and drinking water supply. We took preventive measures to manage disease outbreak by managing waste. All this was done by a handful of people from Taman Bukit Utama Resident Association (PPTBU). We setup the helipad for the rescue team to come in.

With the help of a friend DSP Kumar, we manage to evacuate by air (Medivac) a total of 39 patients which consist of stroke patients, elderly people, kidney failure patients etc. The patients were evacuated by police air wing which was arranged by DSP Kumar from the UTK through his personal contacts. We did all this independently without the support of any help from the Base station at Ground zero.

Within the first 48 hours, while in darkness several homes was reported to be broken into by unknown people in residential areas adjacent to TBU where there was no or minimal residential coordination among the residents. Food was shortage and cooked food from PBSM (Persatuan Bulan Sabit Merah) did not arrive in timely manner. The longest time was dinner that only reaches us in the morning which was not consumable.

While we are stuck, we had VVIP visitors that come to our area. I would say out of many people that came only a handful was actually helpful. YB Elizabeth Wong, a state Exco came with a working group and arrange generators, fuel, candles, garbage bags and others. She came by foot with very few people and carried the relevant information without empty promises. The IGP came and given me his personal commitment and blessing that, I continue to handle all air evacuation with the support of Police Udara. I was told that the Minister of Information visited only the UMNO relief center at a Condo nearby. He did not come to our place.

The NGO that is worth mentioning is Mercy who gave me some drugs, INSAF who open a small medical clinic for 2 days and MAVFCL (Kapt Bala and his crew) which open a temporary access between Athenaeum condo and a generator set to charge hand phones and Bukit Utama which allows people to leave by foot. It is a regret to note that NO government agency deserves any mention in the first 36 hours of tragedy except for Polis Udara and Jabatan Kebajikan Masyarakat. I think they forgot about us.

While 2000 people were surviving in the darkness and the absence of proper food, Concord Hotel, Ali Maju restaurant, Burger King and many others donated tons of food. Unfortunately, no one attempted to send the food to us. Residents that were not affected by the tragedy and the rescue workers were enjoying them. The kind of food they get down there was lavish. There was fresh roti chanai, tosai mee goreng etc. The best word to describe the situation down there is “food fiesta”. Someone commented that there is so much “Teh Tarik” that you can wash your shoes with it.

The landslide is a major tragedy. The bigger tragedy is that the failure of the government to act fast enough. While multiple agencies went into action fast, most of them work independently. On the 3rd day, we had 10 soldiers from RAMD with two officers with the rank of Major that came to our centre. I ask them a basic question on their role and the officers could not give me a straight answer. He was very blur. To me his presence was a liability to the ops center as we had to feed an additional 10 mouth with our limited stocks.

This is not the first time a tragedy takes place. The disaster relief operation was not well coordinated. The command and control was lacking. Information dissemination to the media was scattered and causes panic among the people. Many friends and relatives outside calls us and we could not entertain them, as our battery power was limited.

In terms of political publicity, I would say UMNO was a clear winner. This is because they control the media. Unfortunately, I would say that in the hearts of the people UMNO loss big time. The high-level conduct of their people on the ground and their selective helps that was given out was too much to bear. In fact, the Putri Umno head that I had known past few months was behaving in such a highhanded manner that really shows her true colours. They were hoarding food and distributing them to “their people”. Their action has only reinforced my idea that the Federal and the State Government must be from different parties. This is needed for check and balance.

Malaysian must realize that for the sake of our own lives and our own children lives, we have to have balance of power. It was because of lack of balance of power; the water catchment area that is a state land was given to MBF and is now known as “Bukit Antarabangsa”. In my assessment, the government is liable. In this case, the government was led by BN in the state of Selangor and at National level past 50 odd years that is liable for the suffering of the people of Bukit Antarabangsa. They are liable because they alienated unsuitable land for development. They are liable for giving the people the false sense of security by approving development plans and projects. They are liable for hiding information from the people that shows that the area that we are buying is not safe for living.

I will only vote for balance of power in the future and UMNO will not be part of that balance.

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Guidelines for hillside development are not good enough

December 8, 2008

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 8 – In the wee hours of Saturday morning, the earth around the hill slopes of Bukit Antarabangsa, a suburban development in a thickly forested water catchment area in the city, groaned, shook and surged forward, buckling roads, overturning cars, snapping lamp posts, and flattening 14 houses in its wake.

Four people died, 14 others have been injured and over 2,000 people have been told to evacuate their homes.

Almost 15 years ago, 48 people, including the son of former Deputy Prime Minister Tun Musa Hitam, died after one of the three Highland Towers condominium blocks located within the same Bukit Antarabangsa area came crashing down as a result of yet another landslide. At the time, then Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad put a stop to further hillside development.

Was anyone listening?

One doubts it. Said Benjamin George, an 80-year-old doctor who survived the Highland Towers tragedy: “In three months, the tractors will start work again,” he told the press bitterly. “I have survived long enough to see all this nonsense repeated.”

Predictably, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, whose private secretary’s house was also crushed in Saturday’s landslide, echoed much of what his predecessor said 15 years ago. Saying that enough is enough, Abdullah decreed that there would be no more hillside housing projects in the area.

“Malaysians never want to learn from past experience,” said Abdullah, waxing philosophical. “They only want good views and developers only want to profit, but no one takes safety and soil stability into consideration.”

Abdullah is seriously missing the point here. In the first place, Bukit Antarabangsa isn’t an isolated case.

Last week, the earth moved in the swank suburb of Damansara Heights, burying 15 cars and forcing the staff of two buildings, including the headquarters of Malaysia’s largest investment bank CIMB, to flee.

And yet, residents of nearby Medan Damansara protesting a massive development of a hill slope area in their backyards have largely had their protests ignored.

Indeed, the developer has sued at least four members of its association for defamation. Even so, the hill slope has been largely denuded, leaving a gaping red wound in the area. Incidentally, Medan Damansara is about a kilometre or so from the CIMB building.

Abdullah should ask who are the people who approved such developments. Which are the agencies who agreed to allow potentially dangerous places to be sliced and diced into houses with a view? Clearly, some procedures aren’t being followed.

If they were, we might not be pondering the imponderable. How was a forest gazetted by the British as a water catchment area allowed to be developed in the first place?

All it takes is for the rules to be strictly enforced. There is, for example, a guideline issued by the Federal, Town and Country Planning Department which says that all development of slopes exceeding 25 degrees should be strictly prohibited.

But these strictures are largely ignored because they aren’t laws but mere guidelines. The solution is obvious. Parliament should make it a law. If it had, the nightmares in Bukit Antarabangsa and Damansara could have been avoided.

And proper drainage systems in a city that is palpably overdeveloped are a must. Anything less is neglect of criminal proportions. One only ignores nature at one’s peril. – Business Times Singapore

Kerajaan Prihatin ialah kerajaan yang mendengar dan melihat Rakyat sedekat-dekatnya

Kebanyakan Rakyat, khususnya mangsa tanah runtuh di Bukit Antarabangsa, bukan meminta yang berlebihan ketika musibah menimpa. Segala permohonan dan rintihan mereka sebenarnya perlu didengari. Kerajaan yang prihatin ialah kerajaan yang mendengar dan melihat keadaan yang menimpa Rakyat secara dekat – berlegar di sekeliling mereka dan mengambil tahu apa yang tidak dilaporkan di meja-meja mesyuarat.
Kerja-kerja pemindahan masih terus berjalan…kelihatan ada Rakyat yang menangis mengenang nasib yang menimpa…yang sakit kerana tidak makan seharian kerana beratur berjam-jam untuk membawa kereta keluar mengguna jalan sementara yang baru siap dibuka…yang marah, geram, kecewa, sedih…semuanya bercampur aduk…disebabkan pihak berkuasa yang tidak mengendahkan keperluan mereka…
Benar, bukan mudah untuk mengurus pasca-bencana…namun kerajaan prihatin rakyat ialah kerajaan yang sentiasa mendengar dan melihat kesusahan Rakyat dari dekat…sehampir yang boleh…dan menyelami kesusahan mereka… agar menyegerakan tindakan yang wajar…

Wanita KeADILan hari ini:
Mangsa-mangsa tanah runtuh sedang menceritakan sesuatu kepada petugas KeADILan

Membantu sebuah keluarga untuk memindahkan barang-barang

Mengurus seorang mangsa yang diserang asthma (minor) yang memerlukan bantuan segera

Menyediaan makanan untuk ribuan mangsa dan petugas setiap hari sejak berlakunya bencana

Anwar: We don’t need another landslide report
Athi Veranggan | Dec 9, 08 5:02pm
Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim today questioned the necessity to prepare a geo-technical report on the Bukit Antarabangsa landslide  when a similar 15-year-old Highland Towers report has been on the ftable for all to follow.

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Instead he suggested that the federal government carries out an “open, independent and thorough investigation” to unearth the reason behind last Saturday’s tragedy, which took place near the location of Highland Towers.

He said the comprehensive geo-technical report on the 1993 Highland Towers incident had covered all areas, including drainage system and soil erosion.

It made a number of recommendations for preventive and remedial measures to avert similar incidents in future.

highland tower collapse 091208 02Anwar, then the deputy prime minister, was in charge of the search-and-rescue and relief operations during the Highland Towers catastrophe in which one of the two apartment blocks collapsed following a landslide, killing 48 people.

Acknowledging that it was a sad episode for Malaysians, he pointed out the report also mentions the court rulings made as a result of a legal wrangle between the survivors and the authorities and developer, in which local councils were given immunity.

“It was a comprehensive report that should have formed the basis of all future hillside projects. However, 15 years later, we face the same problem. Why is it that rules spelt out are not followed?” he said, speaking to the press in Permatang Pauh, Seberang Perai.

“Why do we a need another report? We’ve already had one for the past 15 years.”anwar ibrahim penang event 091208 02Anwar did not mince his words when taking a swipe at the previous Selangor government for “negligence” in Bukit Antarabangsa, which has resulted in the loss of lives and damaged to property.

“The state authorities are responsible and accountable for such projects. The previous state government has definitely failed to protect public interests,” said the PKR de facto leader.

He pointed out that current Selangor Menteri Besar Khalid Ibrahim had 90 hillside project proposals to approve when he took office in March.

“Most projects have to be approved because of their legal implications,” he lamented.

Who approved the project?

Anwar wants an investigation to probe the causes of the latest landslide, including whether there has been malpractice and negligence when the project was approved and constructed some 15 years ago.

landslide bukit antarabangsa 01“The public is entitled to know whether the project was approved according to rules, who approved it and whether corrupt practices were involved,” he said.

He was critical of the usual closed-door probe carried out by the government into such incidents. The investigating team would submit a report to the minister who, in turn, tables it to the cabinet for deliberations.

He criticised the federal government for attempting to play the blame game and trying to sweep unanswered issues on the Bukit Antarabangsa landslide under the carpet.

“This is the problem in our system – avert the core issues and (engage in a) massive cover up. It’s not going to solve the problem at all,” he added.

In the latest development, rescuers have this evening found a decomposed body, believed to be missing Sri Lankan maid Lourdes Mary. However, it was later discovered to be the carcass of a dog. The search will continue tomorrow.