Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) is deeply saddened by the loss of BAM Vice President cum Melaka BA President, Datuk Dr. Khoo Kim Eng who passed away in Melaka, this morning at the age of 77.
A dedicated administrator of the sport, Kim Eng was elected as the Melaka BA President in 1999 and has served as BAM Vice President for a period of 20 years.
“I am devastated to learn of the passing of Datuk Dr. Khoo. He was an invaluable source of wisdom, a devoted member of the BAM leadership and has contributed greatly to the development of the sport in Melaka.
“He has shown that he was a leader who really wanted to help the sport throughout his tenure. His untimely demise is a huge loss not only to his family but also to the badminton community.
“The thoughts of everyone at BAM are with his family, friends and loved ones at this very difficult time,” said BAM President, Dato’ Sri Norza Zakaria.