Archive for category Kelantan

I propose a stop of political exchanges between the MCA and DAP on the Tanah Putih land issue and that both parties co-operate to resolve the land problem of the Tanah Putih MCA members and farmers

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Tuesday, 14th February 1995:

I propose a stop of political exchanges between the MCA and DAP on the Tanah Putih land issue and that both parties co-operate to resolve the land problem of the Tanah Putih MCA members and farmers

The Tanah Putih land issue in Gua Musang is not only an eye-opener to MCA members that their interests can be sacrificed by the MCA national leaders, but also a lesson to the people as to the lies that the MCA leadership could concoct against the DAP because of the coming general elections. Read the rest of this entry »

Tanah Putih land issue has become a MCA Tanah Putin land scandal

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Sunday, February 12, 1995:

Tanah Putih land issue has become a MCA Tanah Putin land scandal

The DAP is prepared to take over from the MCA and fight for the rights of the MCA members in Tanah Putih, Gua Musang if the MCA national leadership admits that the Tanah Putih farmers do not have legal rights and claims. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP calls on the Election Commission to give a full explanation as to how the 4,500 names of Kelantan voters were omitted causing a delay in the gazetting of the new 1994 electoral roll

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Wednesday, February 8, 1995:

DAP calls on the Election Commission to give a full explanation as to how the 4,500 names of Kelantan voters were omitted causing a delay in the gazetting of the new 1994 electoral roll

The Prime Minister, Datuk Sen Dr. Mahathir Mohamed yesterday thanked the Election Commission for rectifying the 4,500 names of Kelantan voters omitted from the roll, causing a delay in the gazetting of the new 1994 electoral roll which is now fixed for tomorrow. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP suspends plan to make representation with the Kelantan State Government on the socio-economic rights of Tanah Putih farmers on their land problem to allow the MCA national leadership to champion the legal rights and status of the Tanah Putih farmers

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Tuesday, February 7, 1995;:

DAP suspends plan to make representation with the Kelantan State Government on the socio-economic rights of Tanah Putih farmers on their land problem to allow the MCA national leadership to champion the legal rights and status of the Tanah Putih farmers

I am shocked that after the visit of DAP leaders to Tanah Putih, Gua Musang on Sunday, the MCA national leadership through its MCA National Publicity Bureau has again attacked the DAP on the Tanah Putih land issue and maintain that the Tanah Putih farmers have legal rights to their land. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP has not been able to institute legal proceedings against the Kelantan State Government for illegal and unconstitutional acquisition of land under the Land Acquisition Act without compensation as not a singleTanah Putih, Gua Musang farmer has been able to produce title to their land

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Monday, 6th February 1995:

DAP has not been able to institute legal proceedings against the Kelantan State Government for illegal and unconstitutional acquisition of land under the Land Acquisition Act without compensation as not a singleTanah Putih, Gua Musang farmer has been able to produce title to their land

Yesterday, I was accompanied by four DAP MPs, a DAP State Assemblymen, DAP, DAPSY and Wanita DAP leaders in my visit to Tanah Putih, Gua Musang to understand the problems of the Tanah Putih, Gua Musang farmers. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP is prepared to form a joint legal panel with MCA and Gerakan to sue Kelantan State Government for illegal and unconstitutional acquisition of Tanah Putih land under Land Acquisition Act without compensation

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Saturday, February 4, 1995:

DAP is prepared to form a joint legal panel with MCA and Gerakan to sue Kelantan State Government for illegal and unconstitutional acquisition of Tanah Putih land under Land Acquisition Act without compensation

My invitation to the MCA President, Datuk Dr. Ling Liong Sik and the Gerakan President, Datuk Dr. Lim Keng Yaik to jointly visit Gua Musang with me tomorrow at 3 p.m. to meet and understand the land problems of the Tanah Putih farmers still stands, and I hope that they will make the special trip to Gua Musang tomorrow. Read the rest of this entry »

MCA National Publicity Bureau should advise the secretary of the Gua Musang Branch of the National Smallholders Association to reply to my letter so that I could arrange a visit to Gua Musang

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Thursday, January 19, 1995:

MCA National Publicity Bureau should advise the secretary of the Gua Musang Branch of the National Smallholders Association to reply to my letter so that I could arrange a visit to Gua Musang

The latest statement by the MCA National Publicity Bureau is a desperate attempt by the MCA national leadership to redeem its reputation after it had committed the ‘biggest political blunder in 1995’ in unable to produce proof to substantiate the MCA allegation that the Kelantan State Government had acquired 1,000 acres of 500 Chinese smallholders at Tanah Putih, Gua Musang under the Land Acquisition Act without compensation. Read the rest of this entry »

I am giving Liong Sik a second extension to give him a total of 10 days until next Monday to produce proof or he should publicly apologise for the MCA’s ‘greatest political blunder for 1995’ in falsely claiming that the Kelantan State Government had acquired 1,000 acres of 500 Chinese smallholders at Tanah Putih, Gua Musang under the Land Acquisition Act without compensation

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, January 13, 1995:

I am giving Liong Sik a second extension to give him a total of 10 days until next Monday to produce proof or he should publicly apologise for the MCA’s ‘greatest political blunder for 1995’ in falsely claiming that the Kelantan State Government had acquired 1,000 acres of 500 Chinese smallholders at Tanah Putih, Gua Musang under the Land Acquisition Act without compensation

From the latest statement by the MCA National Publicity Bureau, it would appear that the MCA national leadership is still sticking to its allegation that the Kelantan State Government had acquired 1,000 acres of 500 Chinese smallholders at Tanah Putih, Gua Musang under the Land Acquisition Act without compensation. Read the rest of this entry »

The Bar Council must declare its stand whether it supports the hudud law of the PAS Kelantan State Government and the establishment of an Islamic State in Malaysia.

Speech (Part 2) by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the opening of the Negri Sembilan DAP State Convention in Seremban on Sunday, October2, 1994 at 10am.

The Bar Council must declare its stand whether it supports the hudud law of the PAS Kelantan State Government and the establishment of an Islamic State in Malaysia.

It is surprising to read in the press today that the Bar Council’s Syariah and Hudud laws Committee has endorsed the hudud laws passed by the PAS Kelantan State Government last November. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP to issue a Declaration on ‘Big Liberalisation’, the Charter on Chinese Education and other policy statement during the ‘Tanjong 3’ Marathon Thousand-People Dinners on Penang Island from Oct. 3 to 7 and on Penang Mainland from Oct. 20-24

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, 30th September 1994:

DAP to issue a Declaration on ‘Big Liberalisation’, the Charter on Chinese Education and other policy statement during the ‘Tanjong 3’ Marathon Thousand-People Dinners on Penang Island from Oct. 3 to 7 and on Penang Mainland from Oct. 20-24

DAP will issue a Declaration on ‘Big Liberalisation’, the Charter on Chinese Education and other policy statement during the ‘Tanjong 3’ Marathon Thousand-People Dinners on Penang Island from October 3 to 7 and on Penang Mainland from October 20-24. Read the rest of this entry »