A government advisory panel considering ways to privatize four road-related public corporations urged the government Wednesday to oust Japan Highway Public Corp. President Haruho Fujii for dragging his feet.

“What President Fujii is doing is apart from what he has said. We cannot help asserting it is an uncooperative attitude,” Nobuteru Ishihara, minister in charge of administrative reform, said as panel members complained about Fujii.

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