Dr Lee: Decomposition of remains in Kuala Koh hinders post-mortem process

Published on 8 Jul 2019 5:27:56 PM

Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye on Monday said the authorities were unable to ascertain the cause of deaths among the Orang Asli Bateq community in Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, due to the incomplete remains that were recovered.

He was responding to Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad, who said on July 6 that only three deaths among the Orang Asli in Kuala Koh, were due to complications from measles.

Read more at https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/07/08/difficult-to-determine-cause-of-deaths-of-12-orang-asli-due-to-incomplete-remains/