Najib Condemns Bukit Bintang Violence

Najib Condemns Bukit Bintang Violence
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has condemned the bomb explosion in Bukit Bintang here early this morning.
He stressed that such lawlessness would not be tolerated.

“I condemn in the strongest terms the violence that occurred this morning in Bukit Bintang,” he said in a statement today.

“The police investigation is underway, and the perpetrators of this crime will be found and brought to justice,” he added.

A 36-year-old car jockey, Tiong Kwong Yie, was killed, while 12 other people, including foreign tourists, were injured in the 4.20 am explosion of a handmade grenade in front of a nightclub at the Sun Complex in Bukit Bintang here.


Kuala Lumpur police chief Datuk Tajuddin Md Isa had said the explosion was believed to be caused by a fight over a business territory between gangster groups.



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