Malaysiakini reported that there were more than 10,000 people at the Anti-Fuel Hike Rally at Kelana Jaya this evening. The protest was peaceful with minimal police supervision. People began gathering there as early in the morning with stall owners having a briskful business.
It was reported that Selangor Menteri Besar, Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim had voiced while addressing the crowd that if the current Barisan Nasional government is unable to reduce the fuel price then they need to be replaced immediately. He commented that the Pakatan Rakyat, once it take control of the government will immediately reduce the price of fuel.
This rally is organised by the Coalition Against Inflation (Protes).
news n photo courtesy of Malaysiakini