KOTA BHARU – The Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah, today visited recuperating Kelantan Menteri Besar Datuk Ahmad Yakob at the latter’s official residence here.
The ruler, who was accompanied by Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali, arrived at about 2.30pm and was welcomed by Deputy Menteri Besar Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah and several state executive councillors.
Sultan Sharafuddin spent about 45 minutes with Ahmad who is on medical leave after having had a blood clot removed from his head on April 14 at the Universiti Sains Malaysia Hospital in Kubang Kerian. He is expected to resume duty on May 19.
Mohd Amar is discharging the duties of the menteri besar in the absence of Ahmad.
Mohd Amar expressed the appreciation of the Kelantan government to the Sultan of Selangor and the Selangor government for their concern for the menteri besar. – BERNAMA