Hundreds of protesters marched in a peaceful Turun Minyak, Turun Najib protest from the Sogo shopping complex to Dataran Merdeka to usher in the New Year.
Chants of “Turun, turun, harga minyak!” “Turun, turun, turun kos sara hidup!”, “Turun, turun, turun Najib!” and “Hidup hidup, hidup pemuda!” rang out, with kompang drum beats adding to the carnival-like atmosphere.
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