49 babies abandoned


Child protection: Dr Wan Azizah checking out a baby hatch at the OrphanCare Foundation headquarters. With her is OrphanCare project administrator Syarhah Mohamed Tahir. — Bernama

PETALING JAYA: From January to April, 49 newborns were abandoned, a majority of them found dead.

Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, who revealed this, said only 17 of the newborn babies were found alive.

Limited time offer:
Just RM5 per month.

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month
RM5/month

Billed as RM5/month for the 1st 6 months then RM13.90 thereafters.

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

News , bureaus

   

Next In Nation

Sandakan firemen rescue toddler trapped in car
US ready to assist Malaysia in combating terrorism
Hamzah urges PM to visit wet markets amid rising prices
Sabah Pakatan voices support for state govt move to drop challenge in 40% revenue entitlement appeal
Malaysia welcomes ICJ ruling to halt Rafah offensive, says Wisma Putra
MACC detains local authority officer for RM12,000 bribe
Rela officer injured after hit-and-run incident in Johor
Immigration Dept detains 51 foreigners in prostitution bust
Dr Dzulkefly: Three operating theatres at Serdang Heart Centre to be operational in June
Unimas aims to produce quality journalism graduates

Others Also Read