Who was Tan Sri Ali Hamsa and what was his cause of death? Tributes Pour In As “Ex-chief secretary to govt” passes away: As time goes by, many prominent figures are leaving us and sleeping in the arms of the almighty. After the demise of many glorious personalities, one more name is added to this death list. As per the latest report, the Former chief secretary to the government Tan Sri Dr. Ali Hamsa died on Thursday 21st April 2022. At the time of passing former secretary was 66 years old. His passing news was officially asserted by Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Mohd Zuki Ali, who stated that Ali had taken his last breath at the Dublin Hospital in Ireland. Follow More Update On AVDuke News
Who was Tan Sri Ali Hamsa?
Mohd Zuki stated in a released statement on Thursday, 21st April 2022 which reads that “Tan Sri Dr. Ali represents a towering figure in the civil service of the nation. He was a son of Johor and was appointed as the 13th Chief Secretary to the Government. He further added, “Truly, his passing in the holy month of Ramadan is a great loss to the country and the civil service.”
Tan Sri Ali Hamsa Death Cause
How did Tan Sri Ali Hamsa die?
He also mentioned that Ali started serving the nation when attached to the administrative and diplomatic service in the year 1981 under the Trade and Industry Ministry. Ali subsequently worked in many other departments and ministries. His illustrious career in the civil service covered roles in the Ministry of Department, the Ministry of International Trade and Industry, the Public Service Department, the Transport Industry, and the Economic Planning Unit among others.
Ali was sworn into office as chief secretary on 24th June 2012. His service in that role ended on the 30th of August, 2018 when the Pakatan Harapan was elected to federal power. Ali later became a prosecution witness in the joint 1MDB audit tampering trial of ex-Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and Arul Kanda Kandasamy, the last CEO of the scandal-riddled sovereign investment firm.
Mohd Zuki extended his condolences to his family of Ali. He is survived by his wife Puan Sri Rohani Abdullah and 4 kids. In the meantime, Rohani stated that her husband passed away at around 01:21 AM on Thursday. She stated that his body will be flown back to the country for burial in Putrajaya. The family stated information on the arrangement for funeral prayers and burial will be declared later. May God give rest to the departed soul and strength his family to bear this unbearable pain. Our deepest thought is with the departed soul and prayers with the grieving family.