KULAI: The mother of an abused two-year-old boy who died on Jan 3 has denied abandoning her 14-month-old daughter. G Vithya, 17, said for the sake of her daughter Maha Laxmi's future, she had sought help from a family’s friend in Kulai to take care of the child temporarily. “My mother aged 55 who stays with me in Temenggong flat here also could not take care of Maha Laxmi because of her health condition. She said it costs almost RM300 for Maha Laxmi’s expenses every month and she also had to support her mother. The victim’s mother and grandmother, who were under remand for 14 days, were being released.
Source: New Strait Times February 14, 2018 08:48 UTC