Former MIC chief says he had always maintained the highest respect for Mahathir.
COMMENT | What Mahathir said about the MIC veteran shows that to him there are no sacred cows.
'... I think you (Indian community) were being represented by somebody. But he is so big, I couldn't see beyond him.'
Ministers and special envoy Samy Vellu also part of PM’s entourage in first official visit.
There will be three new inductees to the highly exclusive 'Tun' club this year.