KLUANG, March 26 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the government would change its policies from time to time to practise fairness to every Malaysian, regardless of their racial and religious background.
He said the changes in policy, to be in line with the 1Malaysia concept, were to build an ecosystem to enable the people to achieve maximum potential based on their abilities, and contribute towards achieving the vision to make the country a great and developed nation in the future.
He said the government wanted the future of the country to be based on good relations amongst the people of the various races and religions.
“Hence, the change in the policies and the government wants the people to feel that it belongs to all of them.
“We want to make sure that our policies are fair to every Malaysian,” Najib said when launching Sekolah Menengah Chong Hwa’s solar-powered roadside lamps here Saturday.
Also present at the event were Johor Menteri Besar Datuk Abdul Ghani Othman and MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Chua Soi Lek.
The prime minister called on the people to join him in the transformational journey towards a better and brighter future as a big family under the 1Malaysia banner.
“This is not an ordinary journey. This is a journey to scale the highest peak of achievement of our beloved nation, Malaysia,” he said, to the applause of more than 2,000 people at the event.
He praised the school over its usage of solar-powered lamps as it educated the students on the importance of green technology to reduce carbon emission in the country.
Prior to the function, Najib was given a warm welcome by more than 1,000 people during a 20-minute walkabout in Jalan Station.
During the walkabout, he met taxi owners and traders at the Kluang Bus and Taxi Terminal.
Source : Bernama