Twins, triplets draw attention on first day of school

KUANTAN (Bernama) – The presence of a set of triplets and two pairs of twins on first day of school in Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Balok yesterday made heads turn as it was the first time the school received twins and triplets.

The triplets are Habib Akmal Habib Hussin, Nur Athirah and Nur Afifah, while the twins are Nuriman Umairah Hashim and Nuriman ‘AaIesyah; as well as Ahmad Adam Zikry Mohd Rozaimi and Mohd Adam Syazwan. Headmaster Jantan Yasin said the school has made history as it was the first time it received twins and triplets.

“They would be placed in the same class to avoid interfering with their learning if they were separated,” he said.

Meanwhile another school SK Peramu Jaya, Pekan received a pair of twins Tengku Puteri Nur Syahila and Tengku Puteri Syahida Tengku Ahmadul Kamal.

Parents watch their children during the first day of the new school session in Putrajaya, Malaysia, yesterday. Malaysia began the first day of new school session on January 2. – AP