Mecca accident victim remembered as pious and loving

Haji Abu Bakar Osman was killed when the bus ferrying him and 30 others met with an accident on March 20, 2018, while on the way to the city of Taif.
Haji Abu Bakar Osman was killed when the bus ferrying him and 30 others met with an accident on March 20, 2018, while on the way to the city of Taif.PHOTO: FACEBOOK/ABU BAKAR TRAVEL SERVICES PTE LTD

SINGAPORE -Pious, loving and cheerful - this is how relatives remember Haji Abu Bakar Osman, who died in a bus accident in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, while carrying out his minor pilgrimage or umrah.

The 64-year-old director of Abu Bakar Travel Services - the family-run travel agency behind the trip - was killed when the bus ferrying him and 30 others met with an accident on Tuesday (March 20) while on the way to the city of Taif.

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