• Selangor’s economy will be one which is focused on poverty eradication and biased towards development, given current national and global economic scenarios.
  • In our efforts to achieve social justice and fair distribution, poverty must be eradicated in Selangor.
  • I also give my word that I will carry out my duties with trust and integrity.
  • Every single sen of the state fund belongs to the people. The money must be translated into developmental programmes for the good of the people of this state.

State Economy

Launched Smart Selangor to transform Selangor into a regional state and the Malaysian hub for Industry 4.0

People-friendly budgets based on returning “Selangor’s Wealth to the People” – over 50 per cent of the state budget is now spent on the people’s development rather than on government operating expenditure

Returned Selangor’s water assets to the people by completing the acquisition of Puncak Niaga Holdings Berhad

Social Justice

Peduli Rakyat (People Care) – over 40 initiatives to redress social inequality and help the needy in Selangor at every level from cradle to grave, ranging education, health care, cost of living to affordable housing

Peduli Sihat (Health Care) – low-income families receive RM500 per year for primary health care available at private clinics throughout Selangor, the first programme of its kind in Malaysia

Kasih Ibu Smart Selangor (KISS, Smart Selangor Mother’s Love) – a pioneering scheme to help low-income mothers tackle the rising cost of living through direct assistance of RM2,400 a year or RM200 per month to purchase essential items

Poverty fell to 0.0% in 2016 under his administration

Strategic Litigation

Sued the Inspector-General of Police to bring 1MDB scandal most wanted Jho Low back to Malaysia to face justice

Sued the Auditor-General and Prime Minister Najib Razak to make public the Auditor-General’s Report on 1MDB by releasing it from the Official Secrets Act

Initiated a judicial review of the Election Commission’s controversial proposal to redelineate electoral boundaries in Selangor – a move which delayed the gerrymandering and malapportionment of the entire Peninsular Malaysia for over a year


Stopped the controversial KIDEX highway

Facilitated the return of Bahasa Malaysia and Iban language Bibles