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This unislamic statue has anything to do with Melaka world heritage status?

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The statue is truly an eyesore landmark in the Melaka world heritage core zone.

What his great achievement contributed to Melaka city being accredited as a Unesco world heritage site?

Pasar malam and Chinese lantern decoration in Jonker Street proposed by Mr. Gan were never considered as a universal value by Unesco, thus I do not see why the statue should be there to remind his past achievement.

Besides, such living object statue like deer mouse status is considered un-islamic by Melaka Fatwa Council in 80s.

Melaka state government had removed three deer mouse statues erected in Bukit Cina roundabout after the fatwa. Gan Boon Leong was a state exco then has no objection in complying with the fatwa.