Phnom Penh (FN), Mar. 1 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen asked to amend the law regarding wildlife adoption and encouraged citizens to raise endangered species.

The premier spoke during a graduation of nearly 5,000 students of the Institute of Technology of Cambodia (ITC), held on Wednesday morning (Mar 1).

"I request to amend the law by allowing citizens to adopt the rare animals," the premier underscored.

According to Samdech, adopting endangered species can generate income from tourists.