Sheikh Ja’far Abdulrahman, a revered Indonesian Quran reciter passed away while he was reading out verses during an official ceremony. It’s believed Abdulrahman suffered a cardiac arrest during the reading.
Onlookers rushed to his assistance and he was quickly taken away on a stretcher.
He collapsed during verses from the sacred book’s Al-Mulk chapter.
He sadly died during the live on-air broadcast of the ceremony, which was being watched by the Indonesian Social Affairs Minisiter. Read more