KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Musician Ramli Mohamad Salleh died aged 72 from a swollen intestine at Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL) here Wednesday (Sept 12) morning.
His elder brother Datuk Johari Mohd Salleh, 78, said, his fifth brother from 11 siblings, died at 2.40am with his family by his side.
"He was admitted to HKL on Monday," he said when contacted by Bernama.
He said prayers was performed over Ramli's remains at the HKL surau before he was taken home to Melaka and prayers was performed again at the Bukit Senggeh Mosque.
Johari, a former music director of Radio Television Malaysia and the Kuala Lumpur City Hall, said Ramli's remains were buried at the Bukit Senggeh Islamic Cemetery at 10.15am. – Bernama