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MMA fumes over immigration raid, reminds govt it needs to engage migrants

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The Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) has become the latest to lend its voice to the widespread condemnation over the rounding up of undocumented migrants by the Immigration Department, sounding a reminder that treating the group humanely is vital to combating the Covid-19 pandemic.

This came after authorities purportedly sprayed Dettol disinfectant on undocumented migrants arrested during a raid in Cyberjaya.

"The MMA strongly condemns the Immigration Department's inhumane...

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