News snippet – Highland Tower condominium tragedy happened 27 years ago on 11th December 1993 and it was one of the worst tragedies in the country. 48 people died from the said tragedy – a tragedy that should not have happened. Image source: The Star
(The familiar facade of almost every Persatuan Penduduk or in English, Residential Association in residential areas in this country. But setting this up and running a Persatuan Penduduk on a regular basis is not easy. Image source: TheStar)
Almost a year ago, I talked about the temple fiasco faced in the state of Selangor and the latest protest by Section 23 residents had somehow prompted me to revisit this delicate issue.
One of the main reasons for the creation of a residential association or RA is to hire and manage the security of the residents who are members of the RA. It is difficult to manage if the members do not pay the monthly fees to the RA for the security on time. Image source: Source Security