Brother of Sarawak CM passes away

KUCHING (Bernama): Abang Abdul Rahim Tun Abang Openg, 78, the elder brother of Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg, died on Thursday (June 10) night at about 8.30pm.

According to a close family member, Abdul Rahim died of a heart attack while receiving treatment at a private medical centre here.

His remains will be prepared at his house in Jalan Patingan here for burial at the Semariang Muslim Cemetery, which will be held before Zohor prayers on Friday (June 11).

Abdul Rahim was the second child of the first Sarawak Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Abang Openg Abang Sapiee. - Bernama

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