THE Federal Territories Ministry had proposed for an allocation of RM1.5 billion from the Ministry of Finance to be included in the 12th Malaysia Plan for Kampung Baru’s development. 

Its Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa said the ministry along with Kampong Bharu Development Corporation had taken the next step to develop Kampung Baru by introducing a main plan for its new development which will be divided into 40 parcels and will be developed organically from one parcel to another. 

“Therefore the measures to resolve ownership issues with land owners is expected to be executed easier and as a start, several selected parcels can commence development starting next year,” he said in Dewan Rakyat yesterday. 

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