MIRI, Aug 9: Former Sibuti MP Datuk Ahmad Lai Bujang has passed away early this morning at the age of 69.
The late Ahmad Lai breathed his last at the National Heart Institute in Kuala Lumpur at 5.32am.
His passing was confirmed by his eldest son, Nazri Ahmad Lai.
According to Nazri, his father’s remains will be sent home to Miri today with prayers to be held at Kampung Luak mosque.
He left behind a wife, Datin Dayang Lily Abang Indeh and six children (four sons and two daughters).
The two-term MP was first elected to Parliament in the 2008 general election, defeating Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) candidate Dr Michael Teo Yu Keng. — DayakDaily