Petaling Jaya, March 9 - There are huge crowd of some 1000 flocked outside the MPH bookshop in the Mid Valley Megamall yesterday to witness the launch of publicised memoir by the former prime minister of Malaysia,Tun Drwho retired in 2003.
The book, A Doctor in the House is an 844-page hardcover book went on sale yesterday. It is available at RM100 a copy.
At the launch, he was accompanied by his wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Ali, his children, former national police chief Tun Hanif Omar and his lawyer Datuk V K Lingam who was accused of arranging judicial appointments when Dr Mahathir was in power from 1981 to 2003.
Tun Dr Mahathir said, "We fear that somebody might prevent the book from being sold and take an injunction against it. So, there was absolute fear I was actually trembling" Dr Mahathir said with his trade-mark sarcasm triggering giggles from the crowd.
He said thankfully there is no litigation so far but if there is "I'll have to face it".