'Say it to my face' – Dr M gatecrashes 'too old to be PM' forum

Annabelle Lee

Modified 22 Mar 2018, 11:11 pm

GE14 | Dr Mahathir Mohamad gatecrashed a forum assessing whether he is too old to be prime minister at the age of 93.

The former prime minister received a standing ovation when he arrived midway into the Sinar Harian forum at the Karangkraf Complex in Shah Alam.

He was given a front row seat and an opportunity to address concerns about his physical and psychological health.

On Twitter, Mahathir wrote “There is a forum on whether Tun M is too old to be PM. I am present. I am here guys. Say it to my face.”

Before Mahathir arrived, panel member and political analyst Kamarul Zaman Yusoff had listed many reasons why the Pakatan Harapan chairperson was unfit to be PM again.

However, he seemed to soften his stance after Mahathir’s arrival...

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