On Twitter, politicians mourn passing of Sandakan MP

Wong, 64, was Sabah DAP chairman and the federal lawmaker for Sandakan. — Picture via Facebook
Wong, 64, was Sabah DAP chairman and the federal lawmaker for Sandakan. — Picture via Facebook

KUALA LUMPUR, March 28 — Leaders from both sides of the political divide expressed shock and sadness over the sudden passing of Sandakan MP Stephen Wong this morning.

Wong, who was Sabah’s minister for health and public well-being, died from suspected heart failure while hiking on Putatan Hill.

He was 64.