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'Racist' to say migrant workers prone to social ills, Penang CM told

Susan Loone  |  Published:  |  Modified:

An activist has condemned Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow for reportedly saying that migrants should not live in residential neighbourhoods due to being prone to social ills.

According to social activist Stanley Sudhagaran, Chow's remarks appear "racist and xenophobic."

"I find it very disappointing as it comes from the chief of state," he told Malaysiakini...

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