NS camp exceptional high death ratio compare to school
The primary and secondary school open for 200+ days per year, 100 times more students to take care.
On the other hand, Malaysia Nasional service , despite running 100 times more budget per camp, open no more than 95 days per stint, having 100 times less people to take care compare to school, just break the record on the death ratio.
(Picture source, Scott blog , Malaysian National Service VS. Iraq War: 46 Times Less Lethal
Here is the record show in Wikipedia onTrainee Fatalities while serving Khidmat Negara.
Chinese parent love to say this when they scold their children, “It is better born a Char-Siew than give birth to you”. Well, they better beware, their cuss might come true, just by sending their children into NS camp.
Now I wonder, if parent start buying life insurance for their children, will Malaysia insurance company add a column “Join NS camp” to underwrite the new risk?