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Kelantan govt denies pneumonia in Kpg Kuala Koh linked to mining activities

KOTA BHARU, June 10 (Bernama) -- The Kelantan government today denied claims that the spread of pneumonia among the Batek tribe of the Orang Asli community in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, was due to mining activities.

Kelantan Deputy Menteri Besar Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah said reports from the Kelantan Health Department showed that in this case the pneumonia was an airborne disease, and not due to water. 

"So far, preliminary reports of pneumonia concerned difficulty in breathing and were related to air, and not water. It is too early to say the disease (spreading among Orang Asli) was due to mining activities,” he told reporters after attending a meeting at the Kelantan menteri besar’s official residence at JKR 10 here today.....

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No report on respiratory diseases in Orang Asli settlements in Pahang


KUANTAN, June 10 (Bernama) -- The Pahang Orang Asli Development Department (Jakoa) has confirmed that it has not received any formal report related to respiratory diseases in Orang Asli settlements in the state, including in Jerantut.

 
 

Thailand woman found hanging in house in Tanah Merah


TANAH MERAH, June 10  (Bernama) -- A 45-year-old female Thai national was found dead, hanging by the neck, at a house at Kampung Taman Selaseh, near Jalan Ismail Petra, Tanah Merah this morning.

 
 

Health ministry to locate Orang Asli graves in Kampung Kuala Koh


GUA MUSANG, June 10 (Bernama) -- The Ministry of Health, along with other relevant agencies, will try to locate the graves of 12 Orang Asli from the Batek tribe who were said to have died of pneumonia in Kampung Kuala Koh here over the past month.

 
 

Tekun Nasional committed to help unemployed graduates


TANAH MERAH, June 10 (Bernama) -- The National Entrepreneur Group Economic Fund (Tekun Nasional) will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a company in near future to create more job opportunities for the youths especially young graduates to engage in business and entrepreneurship.

 
 

Woman loses RM24,780 to a 'Datuk' known through internet


KUANTAN, June 10 (Bernama) -- A woman lost RM24,780 after being sweet-talked by a male acquaintance known only through social networking sites since two years ago.

 
 

Kelantan Health Dept denies another Orang Asli dies of pneumonia


KOTA BHARU, June 9 (Bernama) -- Kelantan State Health Department has refuted claims that another Orang Asli resident from Kuala Koh, Gua Musang has died at the Raja Perempuan Zainab II Hospital (HRPZ II) today as alleged on social media.

 
 

Homegrown MRQ76 equal to imported fragrant rice


KOTA BHARU, June 9 (Bernama) – The Kemubu Agricultural Development Authority (KADA) would like more padi farmers to take up growing the MRQ76 variety of fragrant rice which was successfully trial planted in Selising, Kelantan and is considered on par with rice imported from Thailand and Vietnam.

 
 

'Op Selamat': 13 fatalities recorded in Kelantan


KOTA BHARU, June 8 (Bernama) -- Kelantan has recorded 609 accidents during ‘Op Selamat’ since the road safety operation was launched on May 29.

 
 

Police refute report that two Orang Asli in Gua Musang died of mysterious disease


GUA MUSANG, June 8 (Bernama) -- Police refuted the report that two Orang Asli residents in Kampung Kuala Koh here had died of a mysterious disease on May 29 and yesterday.

 
 

Urgent action needed to save Orang Asli in Kuala Koh - Husam


Urgent action must be taken to save the Bateq tribe of the Orang Asli community in Kuala Koh who are facing health threats, says Kelantan Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman Senator Datuk Husam Musa.

 
 
 

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