Student dies during Quran recitation in Saudi Arabia

Photo: Alamy
Photo: Alamy

Riyadh - She passed away while reading to her teacher from the Holy Book.



By Web report

Published: Sat 19 Jun 2021, 1:34 PM

Last updated: Sat 19 Jun 2021, 1:35 PM

A student at the Ta’lam Association died while reciting the Quran to her teacher and fellow pupils on Monday in Riyadh.

The charitable centre offered its condolences and sympathy to the family of the deceased student.

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It confirmed that the young girl, Sharifa Bint Mesfer Al-Qahtani, had passed away while reading to her teacher from the Holy Book.

In a statement, the association said: "The Ta’lam Association Riyadh Branch extends its deepest condolences and sincere sympathy to the family of the deceased, Sharifa Bint Mesfer Al-Qahtani. May God bless her."


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