Vell Paari files summons over Samy Vellu's 'diminished mental capacity'

Martin Vengadesan

Modified 9 Dec 2019, 5:17 am

S Vell Paari has confirmed that he had to file an originating summons at the High Court in Kuala Lumpur against his father S Samy Vellu over whether or not the latter is a mentally disordered person and incapable of manging his own affairs.

"We have no other choice. It's a very difficult decision for the family," Vell Paari told Malaysiakini.

He confirmed that he had instructed his solicitors to file the application on Dec 2 so that an inquiry could be held into his father's medical condition...

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