Former Selangor police chief Datuk Mohd Shukri Dahlan (inset) died of liver cancer at a private hospital here, today. He was 65. (NSTP/NURUL SYAZANA ROSE RAZMAN.)

SHAH ALAM: Former Selangor police chief Datuk Mohd Shukri Dahlan died of liver cancer at a private hospital here, today. He was 65.

His daughter, Fateen Mohd Shukri, said her father died at 4.45pm.

“He was taken to hospital at about 4.30pm after complaining of feeling unwell,” she said when contacted.

Mohd Shukri’s remains will be conveyed to his home at Jalan Empangan Satu, 8/14A, Section 8 here, tonight.

The funeral prayer will be held at the State Mosque at 9am tomorrow, before burial at the Section 21 Muslim cemetery here.

In a long and illustrious career, Mohd Shukri also served as Perak police chief; and was appointed a Selangor Islamic Religious Council member for the 2015-2017 term. – Bernama