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Maid abuse case shocks Malaysia

On March 21, 2007

Reported by the BBC on May of 2004 -

Nirmala Bonat said the abuse began when she broke a mugAn Indonesian maid has told a harrowing story of how she was repeatedly burnt with an iron and scalded with boiling water by her Malaysian employer's wife.

Nirmala Bonat, 19, told reporters she had been abused on a daily basis for the last five months.

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