Even though the Perl parser sees that as Pod and ignores it, it's important to advise people that it's not proper Pod and may behave unexpectedly with some Pod parsers now or in the future. For a single paragraph (no blank lines), a Pod =for directive would work as well (though with slightly more to type.)
=for comment A hash named $requestParams is created containing all the data needed for the http transaction. This data is then stored in $self->RequestParams, and no further data is needed. =cut
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