KUALA LUMPUR – In conjunction with World Autism Awareness Day today, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak urged the people to enhance their awareness of early education for autistic children.
Najib tweeted that every child is a national gem.
“God willing, they will become contributors to national development,” he said.
Najib also uploaded a video from the PERMATA Kurnia programme on increasing awareness of autism.
The prime minister’s wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, is the patron of the programme which was initiated to ensure that the needs of autistic children were fulfilled. – BERNAMA