|Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Minister’s doctor appointment gets netizens’ attention 

KUALA LUMPUR, May 20: A photograph of International Trade and In­­­dustry Minister Datuk Se­­ri Mustapa Mohamed seen at Hospital Kuala Lum­pur (HKL) has caught the attention of netizens.

In the picture, Mustapa is seen seated in the back row in white shirt waiting to see a doctor with other patients.

The photo was posted on the Friends of BN – Barisan Nasional Facebook page on Tuesday.

According to The Star Online, Mustapa had an appointment on Monday at the HKL.

“I had an appointment at 8am on Monday at the specialist clinic of HKL.

“While waiting for my turn to see the doctor, I had the chance to chat with some of the patients,” Mustapa was quoted as saying by The Star.

It was reported that the minister said he came down with severe rashes after returning from an overseas trip, adding that it was his third visit to HKL to seek treatment.

To-date, the Facebook post had over 1,500 likes, 67 shares and 534 comments.