Following is media statement released by Institut Jantung Negara (National Heart Institute) Malaysia.
"YABhg Tun Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad has been transferred to the Bunga Raya ward of Institut Jantung Negara from the Intensive Care Unit at noon today.
IJN doctors are happy with his progress and will continue with post-surgery rehabilitation including chest and muscle strengthening exercises. Tun Dr Mahathir has also been able to walk unaided since yesterday.
In order to give him adequate rest in between physiotheraphy sessions, visitations continue to be limited to immediate family members."