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Yoursay: Despite our religiosity, no will to stop migrant labour exploitation

Malaysiakini, Malaysia, 14 September 2019 - ‘Yet another shocking and tragic report which is likely to be added to the many similar reports and filed away.’

Out of the total of seven million foreign workers in the country, how many are from Bangladesh?

If we multiply the number with the RM20,000 each Bangladeshi has to pay to come and work in Malaysia, we can imagine how many millions or even billions would have passed through the agents, middlemen, employers, and even officials’ hands.

No wonder nobody is interested in regulating the entire industry. The people involved in bringing in the Bangladeshi workers will not be bothered over two lives lost daily.

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Source: https://www.malaysiakini.com/news/491876

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