Govt to meet human rights groups to discuss vaccinating migrants


Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin says undocumented migrants must come forward for vaccination and should have no fear of detention. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, February 21, 2021.

THE government said it will meet with international organisations and local civil society groups to ensure that undocumented migrants will get their Covid-19 vaccines without fear of summary detention, said Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.

“We want them to trust the process without fear of detention,” said Khairy during a press conference this morning, adding that the UNCHR was among the organisations with which the government intended to hold discussions.


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  • Pls vaccine all Malaysians

    Posted 5 months ago by Rob sea

  • Pls vaccine all Malaysians

    Posted 5 months ago by Rob sea