Johor crown prince thanks Mahathir for visit

Dr Mahathir Mohamad with the Johor Sultan during the visit. (Facebook pic)

JOHOR BAHRU: The Tunku Mahkota of Johor, Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim, has thanked Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad following his audience with the Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar, at Istana Bukit Serene on Thursday.

Tunku Ismail tweeted that he hoped that both parties can work together and move forward for the nation’s continued progress.

“Assalamualaikum @chedetofficial. I’d like to take this opportunity to thank you for visiting Johor to ‘menghadap’ Ayahanda DYMM Tuanku Sultan.

“I hope we can work together and move forward for the nation’s betterment. All the best and wishing you well, Sir. Salam ikhlas, Ismail Ibrahim,” he tweeted on his official Twitter account, HRH Crown Prince of Johor, today.

Tunku Ismail also tweeted the picture of Sultan Ibrahim driving Mahathir to the Senai International Airport in a first-generation Proton Saga bearing the registration number PROTON 1.

Mahathir had presented the car to the sultan’s father, Sultan Iskandar Sultan Ismail, in 1985.