Penans to receive birth certificates and MyKads

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  • Monday, 07 Dec 2009

MIRI: Home Minister Datuk Seri Hishamuddin Tun Hussein will travel to the remote settlement in the Ulu Baram district in northern Sarawak this week to personally meet the Penan people who have been living without citizenship since the Independence.

The minister is scheduled to fly into Miri and then into the remote jungles of the vast Baram parliamentary constituency to meet these Penans in Long Kevok settlement on Thursday.

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