Chin Refugee Hospitalised After 40 Days Of Prayer and Fasting
15 November, 2009: A Chin Christian refugee, Lian Do Cin, has been taken to hospital in Malaysia after praying and fasting for a total of 40 days in a bid to get a UNHCR refugee registration card.
The 39-year-old truck driver, of Sizang Chin tribe from Burma’s Chin State, became fainted and ‘unconscious’ in his friend’s flat where he prayed and fasted, and was rushed to UKM Hospital in Kuala Lumpur on 11 November 2009.
Living in another place miles away from the Malaysian capital, Pu Lian Do Cin, an ACR (Alliance of Chin Refugees) card holder, was said to have come to his friend’s flat in Kuala Lumpur.
Pu Lian Do Cin, who has been living in Malaysia for a few years, decided to fast and pray in desperation after failures in his several attempts to get the UNHCR card.