College fire shows UM’s lackadaisical attitude, says students’ union

The Universiti Malaya Students’ Union says the university management did not take action after reports on the faulty fan in a student’s room were made on March 23 and May 8. The fan caught fire on May 8. – Twitter pic, May 15, 2022.

THE Universiti Malaya Students’ Union (UMSU) has questioned the university management’s indifference in ensuring that the students’ welfare is taken care of in light of a recent fire that broke out in a residential college.

UMSU said the management was guilty of not paying quick attention to complaints regarding a faulty fan in a student’s room in the residential college.

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  • Its always the case. Some fatalities has to happen before proper action will be taken. Peoples children lives are at stake here. It is the universitys responsibility to Ensure their children are safe and sound while they pursue their studies in the University premise.

    Posted 6 months ago by Elyse Gim