Jong-nam, the elder brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, is alleged to have been killed by two foreign women who swiped his face with the VX nerve agent while he was at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2) on Feb 13 to take a flight to Macau.
Zahid said the authorities had traveled overseas to an undisclosed country to collect the DNA sample.
One suspect, Ri Jong Chol, a 46-year-old North Korean, was arrested on February 18, but was later released and deported by the Malaysian government on March 3 for lack of evidence tying him to the crime.
Deputy Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim said the next-of-kin of assassinated Kim Jong-nam had agreed to let the Malaysian government handle the body of the deceased.
Two women - Vietnamese Doan Thi Huang and Indonesian Siti Aisyah - have been arrested and charged with the murder.
Mr Kim's family have now given consent to Malaysia to decide what to do with his body, police in Kuala Lumpur said.
Speaking at the North Korean Embassy in Beijing, diplomat Pak Myong-ho blamed the United States and South Korea over the killing.
The decision to hold Kim Jong Nam's body - and conduct an autopsy - angered the North Koreans. "In the meantime, we have found that our people in North Korea are safe and there is nothing to worry (about)", said Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak yesterday.
Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi says his body has been embalmed to prevent it from decomposing.
"The police will then take action based on that request". North Korea is not a member.
Earlier this month, Malaysia and North Korea banned each other's citizens from leaving.
In what may be the first comments by the family since Kim's death, a young man identifying himself as Han-Sol appeared in a video that circulated last week.
"With the Red Notice, we are hoping to get them via Interpol", he said, adding that the four are believed to be in Pyongyang.
Police are trying to trace seven North Korean suspects, four of whom left Malaysia on the day of the murder.
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The Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands, where the crash occurred, said in a statement that the site has been contained. They add any officers who have come close to the area are being looked at as well to see if they are contaminated.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman is welcomed by Japan's Emperor Akihito at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo on Tuesday. The list includes feasibility studies in Saudi Arabia on automobile production and the development of industrial supply chains.
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The protests against Arsene Wenger's reign at Arsenal show no signs of abating but after booking another FA Cup date at Wembley on Saturday, the manager at the eye of the storm was adamant that his "preference" was still to stay at the club. "I didn't want to gamble, I knew it was important to win the game", he told a post-match news conference.
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