Teacher provides hope in the dark

PETALING JAYA: It is the middle of the night and no one is expecting a respected school principal to be roaming the streets of a rough neighbourhood.

However, Zulkernai Fauzi is a man on a mission. He wants to convince needy parents to send their children to his school – Sekolah Bimbingan Jalinan Kasih.

The school, located in Chow Kit, was specially set up by the Education Ministry in 2013 to provide free education for street children, including stateless children, who do not have identification documents.

Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Nation

India to work closely with M'sia, Asean for more secure, stable Indo-Pacific region
PM to be guest of honour at Umno assembly
Orang Asli in Gua Musang's Kampung Ber want better internet access
State polls: Muda aims to contest, already gearing up, says Amira
Ahmad Faizal appointed new Negri Perikatan chairman
Muhyiddin says ready to cooperate with Dr M to defend religion, race and country
Focus on improving Kedah, not stirring up controversy, Bukti Bendera MP tells Sanusi
Married couple remanded over death of elderly mother
Sugar hoarding: Taiping sundry shop operator faces up to RM1mil fine, three years' jail
Eddin Syazlee: I remain committed to helping Bersatu in Negri polls

Others Also Read