Former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad throughout a press convention in Putrajaya, Malaysia on Sept. 3, 2020.

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Malaysia’s former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad has been admitted to hospital, a spokesperson for him stated on Saturday.

The spokesperson stated Mahathir was admitted to the cardiac care unit on the Nationwide Coronary heart Institute however gave no particulars.

That is the second time the 96-year-old, who remains to be an lively lawmaker, has been admitted to the hospital this month.

He was discharged after what was described as an profitable elective medical process final week.

The Nationwide Coronary heart Institute didn’t say on the time what process Mahathir, who has a historical past of coronary heart issues, had undergone.

He was admitted and discharged in December after his docs stated they have been happy with the outcomes of vital investigations.