Genuine squatters in Bintulu will be helped and resettled in flats or housing areas to be provided by government said Datuk Seri Tiong King Sing Bintulu Members of Parliament.

Tiong said curbing the problem of squatting in Bintulu need concerted efforts from various parties including private sector. Employers should provide housing for their workers to avoid them from making their own shelters in squatter areas said Tiong.

According to Bintulu Resident Dr Razali Abon, his office have a profile and record of 2,500 genuine squatters.