BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS  GE15
Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Earth Matters  >  Saving Bukit Dinding

Saving Bukit Dinding

Sri Utama Dewi, Secretary, Section 5 Taskforce

25-Jan-23 15:00

Saving Bukit Dinding

Standing at 291m, Bukit Dinding is described as one of the last green fortresses in Kuala Lumpur, and is a popular recreational spot for many. Back in late 2022 though, news broke that two blocks of 26-storey condominiums will be built there, even though the area has been known to be landslide-prone, and has an underground water source at the hill. Residents around the area and others opposing the development filed for a Judicial Review on the project last December, and are keeping up the fight to keep this green lung intact. We speak to Sri Utami Dewi, the Secretary of the Section 5 Taskforce to get some updates on the case. 

If you would like to support the initiative to protect Bukit Dinding, you may assist in the fundraising efforts of the Friends of Bukit Dinding here.


Image Credit: Facebook/Friends of Bukit Dinding

Produced by: Juliet Jacobs, Lim Jih-Ming

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  environmentLaw/Activismgovernment

Tags:  #SaveBukitDinding#BukitDinding#selamatkanbukitdindinghillside developmentdbkl


Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Cruise Control (REPEAT): A Longer Wheelbase Factor; Daniel Fernandez, Managing Editor, dsf.my

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

POTP Epi478 - Hits From The 60s to 80s

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

1:00 PM

Ringgit & Sense (REPEAT)

The Malaysian Savings Landscape; Hann Liew, Founder & Director, RinggitPlus

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

Will Property Prosper In The Year Of The Water; Master Kenny Hoo, Founder and Chief Researcher, Good Feng Shui Geomantic Research

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

A Longer Wheelbase Factor; Daniel Fernandez, Managing Editor, dsf.my

3:00 PM

By the Book (REPEAT)

By the Book: Mahua Literature;

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

Mahi Ramakrishnan: Journalist, Filmmaker, Activist; Mahi Ramakrishnan, Founder, Beyond Borders

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

Saving Bukit Dinding; Sri Utama Dewi, Secretary, Section 5 Taskforce

7:00 PM

Back To Back (REPEAT)

8:00 PM

Track By Track (REPEAT)

9:00 PM

The Selector