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The safety of spectators in the Million Youth Rally is compromised

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Only Bolehland is allowed a car racing on the road with flowers are used as safety dividers between the track and spectators.

The lives of thousand spectators are cheaper than ants under the eye of BN government. The parents of injured spectators should take legal action against negligence by the organizer. But at the end the money is also from our taxpayers’ pockets.


17 Hurt In Million Youths Rally Drag Race Mishap

PUTRAJAYA, May 27 (Bernama) — Seventeen spectators at a drag race held in conjunction with the Million Youths Rally 2012 at midnight last night were injured when one of the competing cars skidded during a trial run.

In the incident at the Wadi Ehsan Highway at Precinct 19 here, the car struck the victims who were watching from outside the permitted perimeters.

Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek said four of the victims who sustained serious injuries were being warded at Putrajaya Hospital, while the driver of the car escaped unhurt.

He said the race was discontinued and that he would request the organisers to conduct an investigation including lodging a police report.