Messages of condolences flooded social networking site Twitter following the passing of Sarawak Chief Minister Adenan Satem.
Adenan, who was recently warded at Sarawak General Hospital Heart Centre in Kota Samarahan, died at the age of 72 this afternoon.
Among the earliest to express their condolences were Umno leaders Mas Ermieyati Samsudin and Khairy Jamaluddin.
Khairy in his tweet, expressed his condolences to Adenan’s widow, Jamilah Anu, his family, as well as the people of Sarawak over Adenan’s passing.
Soon after, Prime Minister Najib Razak also took to Twitter to express his sorrow over Adenan’s death.