Waytha's office clears confusion over Kuala Koh death toll

Geraldine Tong

Modified 9 Jun 2019, 11:09 am

An aide to Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department P Waythamoorthy has cleared the confusion over the number of deaths involving Orang Asli from the Bateq tribe in Kuala Koh.

Andrew Sagayam confirmed a total of 14 deaths among the Bateq villagers in Kuala Koh, and noted that 12 bodies have not undergone postmortem...

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