Four sue Penang government over SPICE project

(The Star)  Four Penangites have filed a suit at the High Court here against the state government, challenging the validity of the Subterranean Penang International Convention and Exhibition Centre (SPICE) project.

In the statement of claim, the four – Khoo Yen Her, R. Rama Krishnan, Abd Manan Abd Manap and K. Sathiasilan – have asked for a copy of the agreement for the development of the project between the Penang Municipal Council and SPICE developer, Eco Meridian Sdn Bhd.

They have also asked for the allocation to increase the density of 1,500 residential units to be declared null and void.