A fire stoked by silence


Chan Kok Leong

Relatives waiting to be briefed by the authorities on the fire at Pusat Tahfiz Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah today. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Hasnoor Hussain, September 14, 2017.

CHOKING back tears, a mother waited and watched as the trucks carrying burnt bodies rolled into Kuala Lumpur Hospital mortuary.

Along with her, other mothers watched and waited for updates from media reports.


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  • Fire safety is not a sensitive subject.

    Posted 4 years ago by Chin Tu Lan