We are saddened to report the death of M. Karupaiya. He was the Pakatan Harapan candidate for Padang Serai seeking reelection in the general election. According to reports, he took his last breath on Saturday, November 14, 2022. The news has surfaced all over the internet and has saddened all his loved ones. People are rushing to social media to pay Karupaiya heartfelt tributes. Due to this reason, his name is trending on multiple platforms. Here, in this article, let us check what happened to him and how did he die.
Candidate For Padang Serai M Karupaiya Dies
MP Noor Amin Ahmad, PKR colleague, and incumbent Kangar confirmed his death. He said that the deceased family told him that the latter was hospitalized for a fall. Yes, you read that right. It is coming forward that M. Karupaiya fell down in an event and sustained critical injuries. Taking his health into consideration, he was rushed to the hospital so that he can receive treatment and recover. Despite all the best medical facility care, the staff could not save him and he died in the hospital after fighting for his life for a long time.
Now, the news has become the subject of discussion among netizens. People who have known him are taking to Instagram and Twitter to express their sadness about his sudden and unfortunate demise.
No one seems to believe the fact that Karupaiya has passed away at such a mere age and has left his family and loved ones behind in profound grief. Reports confirm that Karu was present during Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s visit to Kulim and Padang Serai on November 14, 2022.
There, he fell down and sustained some injuries that eventually turned out to be fatal. Despite being taken to the hospital, he could not survive. Karupaiya, a former Army officer, won Padang Serai in the 2018 election. The Election Commission must restart the process if a candidate passes away between nomination and voting, in accordance with Article 11(6) of the Elections (Conduct of Elections) Regulations 1981.
The article stated that “the Election Commission shall countermand the notice for the poll and shall fix by notice published in the Gazette a fresh date for the election, and in such case, all proceedings with regard to the election shall be commenced afresh, provided that no fresh nomination shall be necessary in the case of a qualified candidate who stood nominated at the time of the countermand of the poll.” Stay connected with Social Telecast for more updates.