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Abuse of court system to stop a MP from moving around in Malaysia by YTL

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This is another barbaric legal action to stop a MP and a group of Indians from attending their traditional festival celebration.

Move to bar Tian Chua from Deepavali event

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 4, 2013): Batu MP Tian Chua had a surprise awaiting him when he attended a Deepavali celebration at Kampung Railway on Saturday – an injunction prohibiting him from attending the event.

He stayed on at the event despite the court order obtained by YTL Corporation through its developer, Sentul Raya Sdn Bhd (SRSB).

PKR MPs R. Sivarasa, G. Manivanan, N. Surendran, William Leong and Wong Chen also attended the celebration organised by 140 families who live on land which previously belonged to Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad.

The land in question was privatised to YTL Corporation in 1993.

The PKR politician said he only found out about the court order after attending the event.

“Limiting the movements of an elected representative is not necessary at the moment while negotiations between City Hall and the residents are ongoing,” Tian Chua told a press conference at the Parliament lobby yesterday.

He noted that YTL, through SRSB, had earlier obtained an injunction prohibiting the […]