September 6, 2012
Al-Fatihah for Our Friend, Dr. Mahadzir Khir
Former Deputy Education Minister Dato’ Dr Mahadzir Mohd Khir passed away on Sept 5 2011 from a heart attack. According to UMNO Online, his body will be taken to his home in Section 14, Petaling Jaya and is expected to be buried tomorrow morning (September 6).
The portal said Party President Datuk Seri Najib Razak, his deputy Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, and UMNO Supreme Council members offered their condolences to his family.
Mahadzir was born in Kedah on May 16 1945, and was Member of Parliament for Sungai Petani after winning the seat in the 1999 general elections.