KUALA LUMPUR, July 23 – Malaysia mourns the loss of Domestic Trade and Cost of Living Minister, Salahuddin Ayub, who passed away at the age of 61 today at Sultanah Bahiyah Hospital in Alor Setar. The minister was rushed to the hospital at 10.15 pm on Friday after experiencing symptoms of nausea and vomiting. Subsequently, he underwent surgery for a brain hemorrhage and was being cared for in the intensive care unit (ICU) at the hospital.

The passing of Datuk Seri Salahuddin Ayub, the Domestic Trade and Cost of Living Minister, was announced by his daughter, Fatihah Salahuddin, in a heartfelt Facebook post. He breathed his last at 9.23 pm on July 23, 2023, while still under intensive care at Sultanah Bahiyah Hospital (HSB). The news of his passing has deeply moved the nation, as they continue to mourn the loss of this esteemed leader who has left an indelible mark on Malaysia’s political landscape.

Unfortunately, despite medical efforts, Salahuddin Ayub’s life could not be saved. The exact cause of death has not been disclosed yet. The news of Salahuddin Ayub’s passing has sent shockwaves throughout the nation. His dedication to public service and his contributions to the country will be remembered and cherished. Condolences from political leaders, colleagues, and the public are pouring in as the nation mourns the loss of a respected leader.

Salahuddin’s presence in the government and his efforts to improve the lives of the people, particularly in matters of trade and cost of living, will be greatly missed. The late minister’s family, friends, and the entire nation are in grief during this difficult time. Salahuddin Ayub’s legacy will live on, and he will be remembered for his service and dedication to the people of Malaysia.

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