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32 Police Widows And Heirs Receive TAWP Assistance


Last update: 05/10/2017

SEREMBAN, Oct 5 (Bernama) -- A total of 32 widows and next-of-kin of policemen received aid from the Police Heritage Trust Fund (TAWP), to ease their family's burden.

Negeri Sembilan Police Chief Datuk Noor Azam Jamaludin said, the fund was set up to help and protect the welfare of former police officers and personnel.

"The assistance given through this fund is RM1,000 in funeral expenses, RM500 to the spouse of former members of the police force, and RM250 in educational assistance for the children.

"Apart from that, health equipment such as wheelchair, walking stick and walking frame are also given to the eligible recipients through this fund," he said at the presentation of the TAWP chequethe at Negeri Sembilan Police Contingent Headquarters, here today.

Noor Azam said the event was held as a gesture of appreciation from the government to the former policemen for their contributions and sacrifices.....