University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) Chess Coach – Hj.Idris (photo right) passed away yesterday because of stroke attack happen on his way back from MASUM 2009 ,UUM. Abdul Haq – Manager of the UKM team sent me a photo of the late Hj. Idris with his UKM players .
UKM Women teams won Bronze medal at MASUM 2009.
According to Abdul Haq, Mr. Idris was very active in MSSM and MASUM.
It's a sad day for Malaysian Chess. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family. Al-Fatihah.