KUALA LUMPUR: Actress Nur Fathia Latiff, a long-time fan of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, has had a pleasant surprise recently, one which truly made her day.
Four days ago, Dr Mahathir sent a “thank you” video to her, and she proudly displayed it on her Instagram account, with the caption “we finally made it”.
In the minute-long video, the Prime Minister thanked the Diandra actress for being “courageous in upholding justice”, and wished her well in her career.
“What you said was right, Tun. God has blessed our prayers and efforts thus far,” said Fathia in her caption to the video.
The video generated more than 700 comments and 78,000 likes, and Netizens commented how touched they were by Dr Mahathir’s gesture.
“I feel like crying when I see this video. May God bless our leader,” said Kyra.
“I’m politically neutral, but this is beautiful. Best wishes Tun and Fathia,” said Jay.
Meanwhile, Fathia also paid tribute to former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak in a recent Instagram post.
She said: “Thank you and best wishes Datuk Seri. Sorry for things I have said, you’ve been a great leader and we appreciate what you’ve done.”
This post received 127,000 likes and 255 comments, and Netizens praised the actress for being “fair to both sides”.