Irfan Wafiy Idham Wazir, 13, was diagnosed with myokymia after the Sungai Kim Kim pollution incident. Photo: Adi Safri

‘Death is everywhere’: in Malaysia, a toxic river haunts sick children

  • Last March, some 5,000 residents in Pasir Gudang fell ill from noxious fumes after a company illegally dumped chemical waste into the Sungai Kim Kim river
  • A year on, victims of the crisis are calling for more action by the authorities, as the river continues to be a site of danger
Topic |   Malaysia

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Irfan Wafiy Idham Wazir, 13, was diagnosed with myokymia after the Sungai Kim Kim pollution incident. Photo: Adi Safri
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