Late MTUC president Khalid Atan fought for rights of migrant workers

  • Nation
  • Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016

The late Khalid Atan (centre). - File pix

PETALING JAYA: The late Khalid Atan always fought for the rights of migrant workers and believed they should enjoy the same privileges as locals, said Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC) secretary-general N. Gopal Kishnam.    

He said the MTUC president, who passed away on Tuesday at age 63, recognised their contribution to the country’s economy.  

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Khalid Atan , MTUC , Malaysia


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