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KUALA LUMPUR: The case involving Prebet Adam Jaafar, who ran amok in Chow Kit in 1987 is settled and has no links with the Johor Palace, said Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.
KUALA LUMPUR: The 1987 case involving Prebet Adam Jaafar, who ran amok in the Chow Kit Road area, has long been settled and no link was ever established between him and the Johor Palace, said Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.
PETALING JAYA: The urban legend that Prebet Adam Jaafar had run amok in 1987 because his brother was killed by Sultan Iskandar Ibni Almarhum Sultan Ismail has been refuted by the soldier’s family.
PETALING JAYA: The family of Prebet Adam Jaafar, the soldier who went amok at the Chow Kit area in Kuala Lumpur in 1987, has come out to apologise to the Johor royal family.
PETALING JAYA: A book revealing the real story behind Prebet Adam’s infamous rampage in Chow Kit three decades ago is a hit.
Thirty years ago, a soldier armed with an assault rifle ran amok in Kuala Lumpur. The case created an urban legend linking the rampage to a rumour against a Sultan that has never been properly addressed until now. A book based on interviews with key figures involved in the case shines a light on what really happened.
PREBET Adam Jaafar is now 53-years-old and lives in Sungai Pinang, Penang.
TENSION was high in October of 1987 as politicians argued over topics on race and culture.
PREBET Adam Jaafar owes his life to two key individuals.