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Subra: 50 teenagers get pregnant daily


  • Nation
  • Thursday, 29 Oct 2015

Raja Zarith Sofiah at the launching of the programme with Dr Subramaniam and ministry secretary-general Datuk Dr Chen Chew Min

Raja Zarith Sofiah at the launching of the programme with Dr Subramaniam and ministry secretary-general Datuk Dr Chen Chew Min

PUTRAJAYA: An average of 18,000 teenagers in Malaysia get pregnant each year and seek medical attention at government health clinics, according to Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam.

He said of the total, 25 per cent or about 4,500 cases involved out-of-wedlock pregnancy.

   

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