Identify children affected by food price crisis for parliament action, Hannah Yeoh tells ministers

Segambut MP Hannah Yeoh calls reports on university students skipping meals due to rising food and living costs a ‘ticking time bomb’. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, July 5, 2022.

THE ministers in charge of education and children should identify children lacking access to food and report the data to parliament when it reconvenes later this month, Segambut MP Hannah Yeoh said.

The former women, family and community development deputy minister said this was necessary as food prices rise and amid reports of university students skipping meals.

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