Update - Funeral on Friday and Kumar arrives on Friday morning at 8am.
Malaysian hockey keeper S .Kumar is flying back from the Olympic Qualifiers following the death of his youngest son this morning at the KL General Hospital.
The five year old son passed away from a blood infection and funeral arrangements are being made.
Kumar lost his father during the 2010 Commonwralth Games in NEw Delhi and we extend our condolences to him and his family.
Kumar wilill arrive in KL at 8am on Thursday and the funeral will be held in Kl later that dhway.
" He was admitted in hop spiral for a day and had high fever and suffered bouts of vomiting, " said Kumar.
"This is shocking and I will not be going back to Belgium as my family needs me.
"We hope to know the cause of death after the post northern and really I am in no position to talk.