Mahathir admitted with chest infection


PETALING JAYA: Former Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been admitted to the National Heart Institute (IJN) for treatment of a chest infection.

A statement from IJN said Mahathir “is expected to be kept under observation for the next few days”, Star Online reported.

“Tun is currently admitted in the general ward and based on the medical team’s advice, visitation is strictly for close family members only,” the statement said.