A man sanitises his hands as he leaves Sri Petaling Mosque in Kuala Lumpur, where hundreds of cases of coronavirus have been linked to a mass prayer event. Photo: APA man sanitises his hands as he leaves Sri Petaling Mosque in Kuala Lumpur, where hundreds of cases of coronavirus have been linked to a mass prayer event. Photo: AP
A man sanitises his hands as he leaves Sri Petaling Mosque in Kuala Lumpur, where hundreds of cases of coronavirus have been linked to a mass prayer event. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: I attended tabligh mass Islamic prayer in Malaysia, now I’m in hospital

  • Khairi Akbar says nobody could have predicted event that attracted thousands of participants would turn into Malaysia’s largest virus cluster
  • Now he is fighting negative perceptions of the movement – from his hospital bed as he recovers from the coronavirus

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A man sanitises his hands as he leaves Sri Petaling Mosque in Kuala Lumpur, where hundreds of cases of coronavirus have been linked to a mass prayer event. Photo: APA man sanitises his hands as he leaves Sri Petaling Mosque in Kuala Lumpur, where hundreds of cases of coronavirus have been linked to a mass prayer event. Photo: AP
A man sanitises his hands as he leaves Sri Petaling Mosque in Kuala Lumpur, where hundreds of cases of coronavirus have been linked to a mass prayer event. Photo: AP
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