KUALA LUMPUR: The Yang Di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah visited Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali in hospital on Tuesday (Feb 5) afternoon.
Photographs showing Sultan Abdullah visiting Azmin, who is also PKR deputy president, at the hospital went viral over social media.
Party sources say that Azmin, who was admitted since five days ago, had decided to be discharged and rest at home soon after the King's visit at 2.30pm.
On Monday (Feb 4), Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, the wife of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, visited Azmin after the latter had undergone surgery at the hospital.
Taking to Twitter, Azmin's daughter Farah Amira, said that Dr Siti Hasmah was with Datin Seri Shamsida Taharin, the wife of the PKR deputy president.
“A picture paints a thousand words, they say. Indeed, Abah @AzminAli in high spirits, from the care, love and affection showered on him by Tun Dr Siti, who came to visit after Abah's surgery.
“Such a gem of a person, Tun Dr Siti is the embodiment of kindness, gentleness, love and compassion as I can see for myself in the way she cares for Abah @AzminAli,” Farah Amira tweeted.
Siti Hasmah visits Azmin Ali in hospital