DPM: Putrajaya thinking up cradle-to-grave shield for vulnerable groups

Published on 5 Feb 2019 7:01:08 PM

The government is formulating a policy to ensure lifelong support and security for vulnerable social groups such as women and the elderly.

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail told reporters in response to questions about two Chinese senior citizens who died while waiting for food coupons at ICC Pudu.

She said this during the Chinese New Year celebration at the Kuala Lumpur Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall.