King, Queen express condolences to family of Melor assemblyman


KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah have expressed condolences to the family of Melor assemblyman Dr Md Yusnan Yusof who died Friday (April 30) at the age of 53.

Their Majesties also expressed their sadness over Yusnan’s passing and hoped his family would remain patient and strong in facing this moment of grief.

"The King and Queen truly appreciate his service, contributions and sacrifices as a Kelantan assemblyman to the people and the country.

"Their Majesties also prayed for his soul to be blessed by Allah and placed among the righteous, ” according to a statement posted on Istana Negara’s Facebook page Friday.

Md Yusnan, who is also the state Islamic Development, Dakwah, Information and Regional Relations committee deputy chairman since 2013, breathed his last at 2.28am at his home in Melor.

The two-term Melor assemblyman was a former assistant professor at the International Islamic University Malaysia and had served as the Education Expert at the Education Directorate, Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (ISESCO) in Rabat, Morocco. - Bernama

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