Safety concerns: Business operators say there should be more police presence in the area.
Source: http://thestar.com.my/metro (By JASTIN AHMAD TARMIZI, 29/3/2011) Businessmen in Bandar Menjalara,
Segambut MP Lim Lip Eng, who was also present at the press conference, said the Segambut constituency was under the jurisdiction of the District Police Headquarters (IPD) of Sentul. “There were three mobile units under the IPD Sentul which has so many areas under its jurisdiction. “How are they going to monitor all those areas with only three of them? he asked. “When I raised this in the Parliament, the answer given was the IDP Sentul has only three and they will decide where to place them. “I will follow up on this matter and try to get the authorities to at least relocate the mobile police unit to the middle of the business area as well as try to get them to build a permanent police station,” he said.
The business operators also complained about the parking problem in the business area.A shop owner, Foo Yik Cheong, said they had sent complaints to Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) many times but there was no reply. “We then informed the Housing and Local Government Ministry. “The last letter received from the ministry was on March 2 instructing the DBKL to reply to our complaints. We are still waiting for a reply. Lim said he would bring the letter to the minister to ask him to help in the issue.