Pressured during pandemic, more than 40 migrant workers end their lives

Low Choon Chyuan

Modified 4 Dec 2020, 11:17 am

Facing financial, emotional and mental pressures during to the Covid-19 pandemic, more than 40 migrant workers have committed suicide since the movement control order (MCO) was implemented on March 18.

According to the police, there have been at least 49 foreigners who committed suicide from March to October - 46 of whom are from countries that export labourers...

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