Life In Bukit Merah

Don't Call Us Poor

Don't Call Us Poor

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Ep 1: Life In Bukit Merah

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Don't Call Us Poor is a groundbreaking series on life at the bottom, following five families on welfare over four months. In the debut episode, meet Salbiah Zaharudin. Fresh out of the jail, six kids to feed, and no water supply. Adding to her troubles, her son is in hospital after a road accident.

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