To most Malaysians, the fuel price hike and electricity tariff increase was indeed a twin killer tsunami that left them reeling. Already they had to battle the price increases in food, rice, flour, cooking oil and other essential items when the news struck them without warning.
Listen to some comments and responses from the common people, in the Malaysiakini video below.
I hope the people responsible for these hikes would have sleepless nights from the cries of starving children.
“It is “unconscionable” for a country that exports oil to set petroleum rates at global levels for its own people”.