Hamid Gurkha Dies – Malaysiapost

Legendary comedian, Hamid Gurkha, 90, breathed his last at Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Hospital, Klang due to tuberculosis and several other complications at Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Hospital, Klang, recently.

The news of Hamid’s departure or his real name, Abdul Hamid Abdul Rahman at 14.19 WIB, was confirmed by his youngest daughter, Nor Ashita Hamid.

Nor Ashita said doctors confirmed that the deceased’s father had tuberculosis and several other complications.

“We are relieved at the passing of the deceased. God loves the deceased more after six days of hospitalization,” he said as reported by Berita Harian.

He said the deceased’s body was still in the hospital to undergo several procedures.

“My brothers and I could not anticipate when the funeral would be held.

“Maybe today or tomorrow, but we hope the funeral can be accelerated,” he said.

Last Thursday, Nor Ahita denied that the deceased was in critical condition and had to be admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

However, Nor Ashita informed that his late father was in a stable and controlled condition after being hospitalized due to a severe cough.

In Aidilfitri, the media reported that Hamid, who was first known through the film ‘Panglima Badol’ in 1978, had just been bedridden after undergoing a Covid-19 infection test last February.

Hamid and Timah Abdul Hamid, 80, were married for six decades in April 1957 and had eight children.

But two of them died. He is also blessed with 32 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. -Malaysiapost

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