Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed and HIS wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohamad Ali today visited the families of passengers on board the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 here.
The one hour meeting with the families, who were placed at The Everly Hotel,
was also joined by Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir and wife Datin Seri Norzieta Zakaria.
Dr Mahathir said he hoped none would be pointing fingers at those who were conducting the search and rescue operation for the MH370 aircraft because it would not solve any problem.
Meanwhile, Mukhriz said he met four families of the passengers from Kedah and expressed his sympathy.
"I can imagine, it is very tough..they expressed their feelings that it was very hard to wait so long with little information..they also mentioned that preferably they did not want to be fed with false information which can raise
"I hope those using the social media to be more sensitive about this matter," he said.
MAS Flight MH370, carrying 227 passengers, including two infants, and 12 crew, went missing en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing about an hour after taking off from the KL International Airport at 12.41am on Saturday.
It should have landed in Beijing at 6.30am.