KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak expressed sadness and conveyed his condolences to the family of Paya Besar Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Abdul Manan Ismail who died today.
“Innalillah. Saddened by the news that the Paya Besar MP and my former private secretary Datuk Seri Abdul Manan Ismail had passed away.
“It is a big loss to Umno. Condolences to the family, may his soul be blessed. Al-Fatihah,” he tweeted tonight.
Abdul Manan, 70, died at about 6.45pm after falling in the bathroom at his house in Taman Melawati here.
Abdul Manan was also the Malaysian Intellect Property Corporation chairman and had served as Najib’s private secretary from 1986 to 2004. — Bernama