Around Shah Alam

Around Shah Alam (2)

Happenings in Shah Alam

SHAH ALAM: A group of Latin American men driving fancy cars and pretending to be rich would enter gated communities in Klang Valley before robbing targeted homes after days of surveillance. Police have successfully busted this group with the arrest of three men – two from Colombia and the one from Mexico – as well as two Thai women.

DARK, quiet and dirty back alleys are places many would avoid as they fear coming across rodents or falling victim to crime. As such, Shah Alam mayor Datuk Mohd Jaafar Mohd Atan has initiated a pilot project to turn back lanes into welcoming spaces through art. “We need to change people’s perception of back lanes but it is not easy.