IPOH: Transport Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong paid tribute to all teachers on social media in conjunction with Teachers Day.
Dr Wee thanked all educators on his Facebook while also paying tribute to two special teachers on his Instagram.
"Thank you for the knowledge imparted to us.
"The deeds and sacrifices of a teacher is akin to a burning candle that lights up the students' lives, in which we are forever grateful for," he said on his Facebook page.
On his Instagram account, Dr Wee paid homage to two of his former teachers that he had met in Jasin, Melaka in August 2017.
He thanked Thooi Yuit Gor and Zainal Ali for guiding him when he was still a student at SJKC Yu Hsien and SMK Datuk Bendahara respectively.
"Without them, who am I? Your services will always be remembered," he said.