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Shelterless domestic violence survivors sleeping in cars during MCO - WAO

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Modified 14 Apr 2020, 5:18 am

CORONAVIRUS | A lack of shelters during the movement control order has forced some domestic violence survivors to resort to sleeping in their cars, said the Women's Aid Organisation.

As such, the NGO urged the government to help provide victims with a safe haven, either in hotels or hostels, or by collaborating with the private sector...

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