Bangi nursery owner, workers charged over abuse of children Read

Source: The Star Online

KAJANG: A nursery owner has been charged over the abuse of two toddlers and an infant and also for operating the nursery in Bangi without permit.

Sayani Ahmad, 45, claimed trial to abusing the three children under Section 31(1)(a) of the Child Act 2001.  She also claimed trial to operating the nursery without a permit.

Photographs of the children lying on the ground, tied up with pieces of white cloth went viral on social media. Read more

Two children who were believed to be victims of trafficking were rescued by police

Source: The Sundaily

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KUALA LUMPUR: Two siblings aged two and seven, who were believed to be victims of trafficking by their biological mother were rescued by the Bukit Aman anti-vice, gambling and secret society division (D7) on Tuesday.

A police team from the Anti Trafficking In Persons and Anti Smuggling of Migrants unit raided a shoplot in Taman Miharja, Cheras at 9.15am.

City CID chief SAC Rusdi Mohd Isa said police found the two children and the mother in a room at the shoplot located on the third floor.

There were other tenants in the shoplot.

Rusdi revealed that police had been staking out the premises for a week to track the comings and goings of the mother.

“Our investigations revealed that these two children are victims of exploitation by their mother,” he said.

“Kuala Lumpur police are currently conducting a thorough investigation into the case. We will also speak to the children to get information from them and are also speaking to other witnesses,” he said. Read more