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Former Malaysian PM Mahathir undergoes medical procedure

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 9th January, 2022 03:09:42 PM
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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, 96, successfully underwent an "elective medical procedure" and is expected to be discharged in a few days, the National Heart Institute said on Sunday.

"The procedure was uneventful and went as planned," the institute said in a statement.

Mahathir was admitted into the institute on Friday, the second time in as many months that he has been hospitalised.

Mahathir, who has a history of heart problems, was admitted on Dec 16 before being discharged a week later.

Source: Bangkok Post