Kg Manickam small traders lament lost livelihoods after abrupt demolition

Trader Mangalam Subramaniam has been renting a small shop to sell clothes in Kampung Manickam, Bangi Lama in Selangor for the past 21 years.

She has been paying rent to her landlord all those years.

Little that she knows that her shop location was reserved by the Selangor state government and not owned by the so-called landlord. It was only when the land was resold that she found out about it…