As a mark of respect to Datin Seri Endon, the wife of the Prime Minister of Malaysia, there will be no regular posting today.
The sad news :
Datin Seri Endon Mahmood , 64, the wife of Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, passed away at 7.55am(GMT 23.55) Thursday at Sri Perdana, the Prime Minister’s official residence in Putrajaya.
Members of the public can pay their last respects to the PM’s wife at Seri Perdana between 11am and 4pm.
Endon, who underwent several months of intensive chemotherapy in Los Angeles, returned home 18 days ago and continued her treatment.
Family members, including her son, grandson and four grandchildren were at her side when she breathed her last.
Datin Seri Endon has been an active figure in bringing awareness on breast cancer, promoting the nyonya kebaya which is a very intricately designed, traditional costume for women amongst other noble causes.
Condolences to the PM, family and friends.