PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has instructed the Malaysian embassy in Istanbul to provide the necessary support for PAS president Datuk Seri Hadi Awang, who has been hospitalised with breathing difficulties.
“I was informed that DS Hadi Awang was warded in Istanbul Hospital. I have called the embassy this morning to ensure he receives the necessary support,” Najib tweeted yesterday.
It was reported earlier that Hadi was rushed to the hospital after complaining of breathing difficulties during his Turkey trip. PAS information chief Datuk Mahfuz Omar told the party news portal Harakahdaily that the 66-year-old Marang MP was now under observation.
According to Mahfuz, Hadi was expected to be back on June 4.
Meanwhile, Hadi’s son and PAS Youth deputy chief Khalil Abdul Hadi was quoted as saying that the party president was in stable condition.