has instructed it to be brought down immediately,' he reportedly said.
'Although the development status has reached 17 per cent, we nevertheless, need to take into account the long-term impact that MBMB has to pay RM16.4 million a year for 25 years,' he noted.
Meanwhile, Adly said the state government had also reached an agreement to appoint former Kuala Lumpur mayor, Datuk Seri Ruslin Hassan as chief executive officer of the Melaka State Development Corporation, replacing Datuk Azmi Hussien who would be appointed as MBMB Mayor, effective tomorrow.
Ridhwan said he viewed the 100 RC programme as a platform for Melaka City Council (MBMB) to access international experts to establish good connections with other cities in the network.
'MBMB could learn from their experiences and initiatives to improve our urban and city planning.
Without elaborating much, he said there were already some collaboration between MBMB and the people.
Currently, Ridhwan said MBMB and other stakeholders were still in the midst of narrowing down their analysis on steps to tackle some of these burgeoning problems.