The death of a 15-year-old student in Kuala Lumpur shows what can happen when residents throw rubbish from their high-rise homes. Graphic: SCMP

Boy’s death shows danger of trash thrown from Malaysia high-rises, and residents’ lack of civic-mindedness

When an office chair fell from a height onto a schoolboy in Kuala Lumpur, killing him, it showed the risks residents of high-rises take when they throw junk and rubbish from windows. Yet the habit has not been stamped out

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The death of a 15-year-old student in Kuala Lumpur shows what can happen when residents throw rubbish from their high-rise homes. Graphic: SCMP
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