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Tyt's dad dies

Published on: Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Kota Kinabalu: Sabah Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Juhar Mahiruddin's father, Datuk Mahiruddin Hussin, aged 94, died of a lung ailment at about 6.40pm Sunday.

Juhar's private secretary Abinan Asli said Mahiruddin, the second of six siblings, was buried at the Putatan Muslim cemetery after the Zohor prayers Monday.

Among the state dignitaries, who paid their last respects at the Istana Negeri was Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman.

Mahiruddin, a businessman, had nine children.