24 May '11, 2pm

M'sian PM comments on orphanage landslide: SELANGOR: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said the weekend lands...

M'sian PM comments on orphanage landslide: SELANGOR: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said the weekend lands...

SELANGOR: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said the weekend landslide that killed 16 people could have been avoided if existing guidelines on building construction were strictly followed. He said while the local authority needs to tighten enforcement, getting landowners and residents to cooperate is easier said than done. Located in the state of Selangor, southeast of Kuala lumpur, Hulu Langat was once a peaceful enclave of the local Muslim community. But the area is now declared unsafe and is being closely monitored by authorities. Tons of soil - enough to fill 600 trucks - crashed down on an orphanage on Saturday, burying 26 people mostly children and volunteers. Ten survived and are being treated in hospital. Prime Minister Najib visited the site upon his return from an overseas trip. He offered his condolences to the victims and families and announced a further fin...

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