It has housed, removed and buried prisoners of wars and the most notorious criminals known to Malaysia. The 10 hectares of prime land in Kuala Lumpur, on which it rests today, have been slated for demolition to be replaced by a commercial and residential complex.
Amidst the hue and cry from concerned members of the public, historians and conservationists, is the understated awareness that the last days of the 115 year old prison are numbered.
Beyond Bars: KL's Pudu Prison, tells the story of Malaysia's most prominent prison from the eyes of some of it's most enigmatic characters who lived and worked there.
Beyond Bars: KL's Pudu Prison
Situated in prime real estate and slated for demolition, revisit Malaysia's most infamous prison through the eyes of its most colourful characters.