Apakah ini strategi Samy dan BN untuk melegakan tuntutan orang ramai supaya perjanjian konsesi tol dikeluarkan dari takrif OSA? Kita tunggu percaturan mereka selepas ini. Dalam berita lain, Nazri Aziz memberi 'signal' awal yang kurang memberangsangkan.
"I raised the issue at the last Cabinet meeting and the prime minister (Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi) has asked for a Cabinet paper on it to be submitted," he said, speaking to Bernama from
Samy Vellu also said that he had consulted the Attorney-General's Chambers for the preparation of the Cabinet paper.
The government decided to allow five highway operators, in and around the
This sparked a huge hue and cry among the general public, and opposition parties used the issue to criticise the government.
Some of these opposition leaders had allegedly obtained copies of the highway concession agreements.
Early this month, four opposition party leaders were called in by the police to give statements on the allegation.