Contraceptive shots being forced on Orang Asli women, says group


Temiar Orang Asli of Hulu Perak, Gerik and North Sungai Siput submit a memorandum to the prime minister care of Department of Orang Asli Development director-general Prof Dr Juli Edo (in black suit), at Parliament, today. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Afif Abd Halim, July 9, 2019.

CONTRACEPTIVES are being forced on Orang Asli women, a group of indigenous people from Perak wrote in a memorandum to the prime minister today.

“Mothers are forced to take birth control through contraceptive shots with the reasoning that mothers are giving birth without control,” read the memorandum from the Temiar Orang Asli of Hulu Perak, Gerik and North Sungai Siput .


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  • Very sinister...

    Posted 3 years ago by Tanahair Ku

  • The fake 'bumiputra' from Indonesia seem intent on destroying the true Orang Asli in this country, by destroying their livelihood, their way of life and religion, and by denying them basic health care and non-religious education, their lives as well.

    Not so different from how the Europeans destroyed the native American Indian culture.

    Posted 3 years ago by Arul Inthirarajah