Min­istry wait­ing for health, den­tal records

New Straits Times - - News -

GE­ORGE TOWN: The Health Min­istry is wait­ing for Kim Jong-nam’s med­i­cal and den­tal records to carry out a sec­ondary iden­ti­fi­ca­tion process of the body of the per­son as­sas­si­nated at klia2 on Feb 13.

Deputy Health Min­is­ter Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Ya­haya said this was the same process used dur­ing emer­gency cases, such as the dur­ing the Malaysia Air­lines Flight MH17 crash.

“We can iden­tify the body through med­i­cal and den­tal records. If we get them, we can con­firm whether the body is that of Jong-nam’s.

“It would take us very lit­tle time to carry out the iden­ti­fi­ca­tion if

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