Prime Minister's Office of Malaysia.

The latest information about the Prime Minister of Malaysia.


SELECT * FROM news WHERE publish=1 AND trans_id='537' AND category='13' AND lang = '1' ORDER BY release_date DESC, id desc LIMIT 0, 5


KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10  2018 (Bernama) – Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today congratulated the two national athletes who made the country proud by breaking world records en route to the gold medal in their respective events at the Asian Para  Games 2018 in Jakarta.

“Congratulations and thank you champions Mohamad Ridzuan Puzi and Abdul Latif Romly for breaking world records in their respective events at the Asian Para Games 2018.

“Hopefully our athletes will find more success after this  #KamiLuarBiasa #MalaysiaBoleh (#We are extraordinary#Malaysia Can),” Dr Mahathir said in his official  Twitter account tonight.

Mohamad Ridzuan clocked 11.87 seconds in the men’s 100m T36  (cerebral palsy), erasing the old record of  11.90s set by Evgenii Shvetcov of Russia in 2013.

Abdul Latif erased his own world record in men’s T20  (learning disability) when he jumped 7.64 metres. His previous record of 7.60m was set at the Rio Paralympics 2016 in Brazil.

After the fifth day of competition, Malaysia’s haul is nine gold,12 silver and 17 bronze.

Malaysia are in eight place in the medal tally, far behind China who are in top position with 104 gold, 50 silver and  39 bronze.


Last Update on 11/10/2018 
This news has been read 350 times
QR Code for PMO Mobile
[© 2018 SMPKE, PMO]
Prime Minister's Office, Main Block, Perdana Putra Building, Federal Government Administrative Centre, 62502 Putrajaya, MALAYSIA.
Tel : 603-8888 8000 | Fax : 603-8888 3444 | E-Mail : Send E-Mail to Us! | Portal's Feedback

Visitors # Current : 14 | Today : 954 | This Month : 27,684 | This Year : 107,660 | Total : 9,880,186
Best view with 1024 x 768 pixel screen resolution and Google Chrome & Mozilla Firefox. Last Update : 16-02-2019