By: Adidi Tamin
SHAH ALAM, March 19 – Kelab Nasyid Nahwan Nur of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)’s Bahagian Hal Ehwal Pelajar (BHEP), emerged champion at the state-level Festival Nasyid 2016 in Selangor.
Its song titled “Dunia Si Kecil” penned by Wan Salehudddin Wan Hassan and lyrics by Muhammad Radzi Mohd Dul was announced the winner, taking home cash of RM3,000, a certificate and a plaque.
President of Kelab Nasyid Nahwan Nur, Mohammad Aizat Luffi Jailani said this was the second time that Nahwan Nur had won, the first time in 2010.
“With the victory, Nahwan Nur will represent Selangor at the national-level festival in May. We hope to be able to give our very best at the national-level festival,” he said.
The Festival Nasyid Selangor 2016 was organized by Jabatan Agama Islam Selangor (JAIS). A total of 17 teams participated in the preliminary round and 10 were picked to enter the final at SACC Mall in Shah Alam. – UPM.
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Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia