ALOR SETAR – Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi attended the wedding reception of Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah’s daughter here tonight.
The deputy prime minister arrived at the Dewan Vimal here at 8.30 pm and was received by Ahmad Bashah and his wife, Datin Seri Hizam Awang Ahmad.
At the ceremony, Ahmad Zahid also sprinkled scented water on the wedded couple Azira Hafiza, 27, and her husband Azrul Haqim Baharum, 26, and spent over an hour mingling with other guests.
Among the distinguished guests were Sultanah of Kedah Tuanku Hajah Haminah, Raja Muda of Kedah Tan Sri Tunku Sallehuddin Sultan Badlishah and Raja Puan Muda of Kedah Puan Sri Tengku Maliha Tengku Ariff, Tunku Temenggong of Kedah Tan Sri Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’Adzam Shah and Tunku Bendahara of Kedah Tan Sri Tunku Abdul Hamid Thani.
Also present was Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishamuddin Tun Hussein.
The couple’s marriage solemnisation was held at the menteri besar’s residence in Seri Mentaloon on Oct 8, 2016. – BERNAMA