Saturday, 1 December 2007
Citizens for NURIN Alert ...
...is progressing, says Nuraina A. Samad
The Citizens For NURIN Alert Committee met with the Social Welfare Department (JKM) director-general Meme Zainal Rashid yesterday to begin preliminary discussions on ways to incorporate NURIN (Nationwide Urgent Response Information Network) Alert into
The CFNA committee were represented by its deputy chairman Jasni Abdul Jalil and members, Hanizah Hashim and Nuraina Samad.
Citizens for NURIN Alert has been pushing for the alert system - modelled on the highly successful AMBER Alert in the US -- to be introduced to help in the search and rescue of missing children.
The suggestion was made following the brutal murder of eight-year-old Nurin Jazlin Jazimin whose crumpled body was found stuffed in a sports bag on September 17, 28 days after she had gone missing.
Nuraina's report of the meeting yesterday: here
Tembam's here and,
Jasni AJ's here