Malaysian found dead in Ho Chi Minh City hotel room

  • Nation
  • Friday, 29 Apr 2016

PETALING JAYA: A 33-year-old Malaysian was found dead in his hotel room in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

The Foreign Ministry said on Friday that the man, Mohd Azhar Abdull Wahab, was found dead in his hotel room.

"The cause of death is still being investigated by the Ho Chi Minh City police," it said.

It said Malaysia's consulate-general in Ho Chi Minh City was informed of Mohd Azhar's death on Thursday.

The ministry added that the consulate-general immediately contacted Mohd Azhar's family to give assistance and support.

"The ministry wishes to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased," said the ministry.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Nation

Job scams: 110 Malaysians rescued, 174 still stranded overseas, say cops
Fourth mercury spill in Sabah schools in less than two months
Dr Wee meets representatives of ICAO countries for mutual cooperation
Caretaker PM can still handle floods, says Zahid in continued call for GE15 this year
Govt seeks to forfeit assets of former 1MDB director
Zahid’s views on NRC unacceptable, says Muhyiddin’s former secretary
2.3 million outstanding traffic summonses in Johor, say cops
Businessman abducted in Pandan Indah, later released
Dr Wee attends ICAO reception in Montreal
DNA test to identify remains found in Keramat Pulai quarry rockfall ongoing, says Perak police chief

Others Also Read