Parit Buntar Umno Chief Raman Suliman Dies
PARIT BUNTAR – Parit Buntar Umno Division chief Datuk Abdul Raman Suliman died early today at Parit Buntar Hospital, his aide Mohd Jamil Yahaya said. He was 62.
Abdul Raman, who suffers from a kidney ailment, died at 12.20 am, about an hour after he collapsed at his home in Kampung Kedah here, he added.
Mohd Jamil said Abdul Raman was found lying down in the bathroom by his wife Datin Saemah Hussein and was rushed to the hospital.
Abdul Raman, who was a former deputy minister in the Prime Minister’s Department, had returned home at about 11 pm yesterday after attending a meeting of the Perak Umno Liaison Committee in Ipoh.
Mohd Jamil said Abdul Raman would be buried at the Kampung Kedah Muslim cemetery before the Zohor (afternoon) prayers today.
Abdul Raman leaves wife Saemah and six children, two of them sons.
Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir and former deputy agriculture minister Datuk Mohd Shariff Omar were among those who paid their last respects to Abdul Raman today. – BERNAMA