kheru2006 (kheru2006) wrote,
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Sultan Azlan Shah (1928-2014): Great loss to the nation

THE country has lost a great ruler and statesman in Sultan of Perak Sultan Azlan Shah.

He was a visionary leader.

We salute his ways in dealing with matters before him.

We learn of his great legacy to hockey.

He had founded a hockey tournament that brings the world's top teams here every year.

Sultan Azlan had also set up Yayasan Hoki Malaysia to turn national players into doctors, engineers and other professionals.

A lawyer by profession, Raja Azlan had served as Federal Court judge and lord president.

I have read that his judgments were always simple, yet systematic, as described by Chief Justice Tan Sri Arifin Zakaria.

May God bless his soul.



New Straits Times Letters to the Editor 30 May 2014 Bulbir Singh, Seremban, Negri Sembilan  
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