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First Orang Asli MP turns heads with traditional headgear

Alyaa Alhadjri & Ng Xiang Yi
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PARLIAMENT | As a recognition of his cultural heritage, Ramli Mohd Noor (BN-Cameron Highlands) today sported a traditional Orang Asli headgear while debating the royal address.

Ramli, the first Orang Asli to be elected as a federal lawmaker, later told reporters he felt proud to represent his Semai tribe by wearing the village chief's traditional woven headgear...

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