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MERSING, 8 Sept (Bernama) -- Sultan Johor Sultan Ibrahim melahirkan rasa

dukacita kerana kelengkapan ketenteraan yang dibekalkan kepada Kor Gerak Khas

bukan sahaja tidak mencukupi tetapi juga tidak bermutu dan tidak menepati

spesifikasi.

Baginda turut meluahkan rasa kecewa kerana permintaan untuk mempertingkat

kelengkapan kor itu tidak diendahkan, seolah-olah Kor Gerak Khas

dianaktirikan. "Saya amat menghargai nilai nyawa anggota Gerak Khas kerana

ianya adalah

modal insan yang terlatih, namun jika anggota itu dilengkapkan dengan peralatan

yang tidak bermutu dan tidak menepati standard spesifikasi, maka peluang untuk

mereka terbunuh adalah amat tinggi.

"Sekiranya perkara ini berterusan yang mana cara pembelian peralatan tidak

menepati kehendak Gerak Khas dan dengan harga yang tidak berpatutan, maka saya

rasa lebih baik saya mengambil alih pembelian peralatan tersebut," titah

baginda.

Sultan Ibrahim yang juga Kolonel Komandan Rejimen Gerak Khas bertitah pada

majlis ulang tahun Rejimen Gerak Khas ke-47 di Kem Iskandar di sini hari ini.

Turut Timbalan Menteri Pertahanan Datuk Dr Abdul Latiff Ahmad dan Penglima

Tentera Darat Jen Datuk Zulkefli Zainal Abidin.

-- LAGI

SULTAN-GERAK KHAS 2 (AKHIR) MERSING

"Dalam usaha kerajaan mengawal bajet dan perbelanjaan, pihak Kementerian

Pertahanan hendaklah meneliti satu persatu pembelian yang dibuat dan memastikan

peralatan yang diperolehi bertepatan dengan keperluan dan mempunyai kualiti yang

tinggi," titah baginda.

Di samping itu Sultan Johor juga mengingatkan pihak yang berkenaan agar

tidak mengambil kesempatan dalam usaha pihak tentera melengkapkan kor itu dengan

peralatan terkini.

"...janganlah bekalkan peralatan yang kurang berkualiti tetapi meletakkan

harga yang berlipat kali ganda," titah Sultan Ibrahim.

Baginda juga mahu segala rancangan pembangunan rejimen dimaklumkan

kepadanya kerana baginda sentiasa mengikuti perkembangan rejimen itu.

Kem Iskandar titah baginda, menjadi lokasi lawatannya setiap kali

mengunjungi Mersing.

-- BERNAMA

MHI MHI NM

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