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Cerahi Kehidupan Bersama TOP Campaign Empowers 420 Orang Asli Students with Back-to-School Essentials, Including Reusable Face Masks for Covid-19 Protection, Thanks To Malaysian Generosity Supported by TESCO & and the Jabatan Kemajuan Orang Asli (JAKOA)

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Kuala Lumpur, February 5, 2021 –  The start of the 2021 school year is like no other with Malaysia in a State of Emergency, to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. Our nation is striking a delicate balance between protecting the well-being of the population whilst ensuring that the next generation receives the best education possible despite the economic impact the pandemic has had on communities such as the Orang Asli. Orang Asli population have been among the hardest hit economically, and the recent floods in Johor, Pahang and Perak have further disrupted incomes while the fear of their children possibly contracting Covid-19 weighs on them. Despite these setbacks, Orang Asli families are eager for their children to continue schooling for a better future. TOP, the Putra Brand Award 2019 Platinum winner for the household product category , ‘Brighter Future with TOP’ charity fund-raising campaign, supported by TESCO and JAKOA arrived right on time to empower 420 Orang Asli students from six sch