fbpx
Connect with us

Social Stories

Education Minister Visits School in Setapak Following Allegations Of Menstrual Spot Checks

Published

My Post 2021 10 27T094503.204
Source: Dr Radzi Jidin | Facebook & Radzi Jidin Comms | Twitter

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

The Ministry of Education (MOE) is serious about the allegation that there is still the practice of physical menstrual spot checks among female students in schools.

Senior Minister of Education, Datuk Dr. Radzi Jidin shared that his party will ensure that such practices are eradicated from the institutions under the Ministry of Education.

Datuk Dr. Radzi Jidin took to his official Facebook page to showcase his visit to a school in Setapak (right as he returned from his trip to Sarawak), where the alleged menstrual spot checks took place.

School 1

 

He wrote, “Upon my arrival from Kuching at KLIA, I went straight to a school in Setapak, Kuala Lumpur, to get information on the alleged practises of physical menstruation checks among female students. Also with me were the Secretary-General of the MOE and the Director-General of Education Malaysia.”

“I take the allegations on this matter seriously. If there is such a practice in any MOE institution, we are committed to ensuring that it does not continue to happen.”

School 2

 

During his visit to the school, he spoke with and received comments from the students, without the presence of any of the teachers or wardens, before taking up the information he has received with the authoritative figures of the school.

“My arrival tonight is to listen and get feedback directly from the students at the school. In addition, we also heard explanations from school principals and teachers. We will refine the matters that were informed during the meeting,”

“MOE is always committed to providing a safe and comfortable environment in schools and hostels. This is to create prosperous schools for all,” he added.

School 3

Hearing that such practices are still being conducted in schools is quite worrisome though we’re happy that MOE was quick to step in upon hearing the allegations.

Menstrual checks are a huge invasion of privacy and a form of abuse of power by educators, and it needs to stop.

What do you think about this? Let us know in the comment section.

 

Also read: “Malaysia’s First VIP Criminal” Tun M Weighs In On Court’s Decision To Temporarily Release Najib’s Passport

My Post 2021 10 26T123808.311

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

My Post 1 2024 03 01T164106.275 My Post 1 2024 03 01T164106.275
News2 days ago

Namewee Issues Hilarious Apology Video After Losing Defamation Suit by Concert Organiser

Back in September of last year (2023), Namewee was taken to court over his YouTube video blasting the concert organiser,...

My Post 1 2024 03 01T141545.684 My Post 1 2024 03 01T141545.684
News2 days ago

UMNO Politician Calls for Tourism Minister to be Fired for Making Bak Kut Teh Malaysia’s Heritage Dish

So, a few days ago, Malaysian Heritage Commissioner Mohamad Muda Bahadin recently gazetted a series of 10 dishes as heritage...

Collage 14 Collage 14
News2 days ago

KL Named City With Most Skyscrapers in Southeast Asia, Has 76 More Than 2nd Place Jakarta

Skyscrapers are one of the easiest landmarks to remember about a place. While New York has its One World Trade...

Collage 1 1 Collage 1 1
News2 days ago

“Most overstayers” – Australia is Reviewing Visa Application Process for M’sians Entering The Country

Australia has become quite the hotspot for Malaysian travellers lately. But it seems like some Malaysians tend to extend their...

Collage Collage
News2 days ago

Driver in Klang Accidentally Hits a Car While Exiting Parking Spot, Panics & Hits 2 Other Cars Behind

When in panic circumstances, we tend to lose control of how we react to situations. Just recently, the video of...

My Post 1 2024 02 29T141436.969 My Post 1 2024 02 29T141436.969
News3 days ago

Ustaz Ebit Lew’s Hypermarket, Elews Mart, is Closing All Their Door This Year!

Preacher and philanthropist, Ustaz Ebit Lew has been riddled with controversy since alleged victims of sexual harassment came forward to...

Collage 71 Collage 71
News3 days ago

Viral Video Shows M’sian, Positive for Cannabis, Pushing GF Down to Her Death from 23rd Floor in Setia Alam

Arguments are bound to happen in a relationship but it does not mean we can get physical at any time....

Feat Image Bak Kut Teh Feat Image Bak Kut Teh
News3 days ago

“Not everyone can eat pork” – PAS ADUN Questions Bak Kut Teh’s Recognition as National Heritage Food

Last year, a discourse on whether Bak Kut Teh or pork bone broth should be recognised as a Malaysian national...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY