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Speed up amendments to punish drunk-driving, Anwar urges gov't

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Modified 3 Jun 2020, 5:01 pm
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Opposition chief Anwar Ibrahim today echoed calls for the Perikatan Nasional government to speed up amendments on laws penalising drunk-driving offences.

Speaking in a Facebook Live session this afternoon, Anwar said existing penalties provided under the Road Transport Act were not enough to deal with those who operated vehicles while under the influence of alcohol.

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