Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | 18:04 WIB

Malaysian Singer Saleem Iklim Dies

Vocalist of the Malaysian band Iklim, Saleem

KUALA LUMPUR, NNC - Malaysian famous singer Saleem (56) or AM Saleem Abdul Majeed died at the ICU of the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medication Center (PPUKM), Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Sunday (10/14/2018), at 6:30 GMT.

News of his death who had a duet with Indonesian singer, Krisdayanti at the Palace of Culture some time ago was confirmed by his wife Juriah Julia Bachok as reported by local media.

As reported by Antara on Sunday (10/14), the singer was treated at PPUKM Hospital after a road accident on September 20, 2018.

In the incident on Tola Grand Saga toad, he was riding a motorcycle and was hit by a vehicle from the rear which caused nine of his ribs to be broken with one of them causing lung injury.

Saleem’s remains is taken to Bukit Mahkota Surau As-Syakirin, Cheras before being interred in the Bukit Kiara Islamic Cemetery.