KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 (Bernama) -- Seven male reciters and three female
reciters took part in the 54th International Quran Reading Competition at the
Putra World Trade Centre here tonight.
A spokesman from the Islamic Development department said the male reciters
were Kotoric Alen (Croatia), Hassan Basri Yusof (Cambodia), Mohd Abdullah
Kaleemi (India), Egzon Ibrahimi (Kosovo), Fazlul Hoq Mia (Bangladesh), Raden
Harmoko Baharuddin (Indonesia) and Ebrahim Sulayman Jammeh (Gambia).
The female reciters were Mariyam Suhana Aqil (Maldives), Hasnae Khoulali
(Morocco) and Ruqayah Muhammad Sylla (Mali).
Sixty-nine participants from 44 countries are taking part in the
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