Deputy education minister: No bully-related deaths in school since 2012

Source: The Malay Mail Online 

KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 — There has been no cases of death due to bullying in the school compound from 2012 until now, the Dewan Rakyat heard today.

Deputy Minister of Education Datuk Chong Sin Woon said records of the Disciplinary and Education Management  System shows that bullying in school is under control.

“I would like to emphasise that the cases have been dealt with accordingly, whether at school level or by the courts via the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM),” he said told Ram Karpal Singh  (DAP-Bukit Gelugor) during question and answer session today.

Ram Karpal wants to know the number of bullying cases recorded in schools since 2002 and whether the cases involved death or serious injury. Read more