|Sunday, 07 October 2012 17:03|
The taxi drivers have demanded the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) to erase all summonses issued by the various enforcement authorities to ease the renewal process of their taxi driver cards. But most media are carrying reports that these group of city taxi drivers are charging higher rates for short distances and not using their meters. KUALA LUMPUR: A protest by taxi drivers in Kuala Lumpur’s Bukit Bintang shopping district this week wanting their summonses forgiven has brought attention to the litany of complaints by them and passengers who feel fleeced in one of the most-visited cities in the world.
“They (taxi drivers) asked for a total wipe out of all their recorded summonses from the database,” SPAD communication manager Noor Hisham Mohd Taha told The Malaysian Insider.
- The Malaysian Insider