KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 10: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been admitted to the National Heart Institute (IJN) for a chest infection,
According to IJN, the former Prime Minister was admitted following a bout of coughing.
Dr Mahathir, who is also the Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) chairman, was admitted last night and is currently receiving treatment in the general ward.
Dr Mahathir, 92, is expected to be at the facility for several days for treatment and observation.
IJN also stressed that visits are restricted to close family members.