56,576 Malaysians renounce citizenship past 10 years, 90% from Chinese community

A total of 56,576 Malaysians renounced their citizenship over the past 10 years and 90% of them are from the Chinese community here in Malaysia. 

Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said that 49,864 Malaysian Chinese gave up their citizenship. He also said that 834 Malaysian Malays, 1,833 Indians and 4,044 others had also renounced their citizenship over the past 10 years.

“Those who gave up their citizenship did so after obtaining citizenships from other countries,” he told Parliament.

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