The famous Saudi poet Maadi Al-Kazoub died Saturday, amid a big grief by many fans of his popular poetry.
The death of the poet Maadi caused sadness among Saudi poets and bloggers, who shared his pictures, videos and audio recordings.
In a contagious obituary, the Saudi poet Abdullah Al-Sameen said on Twitter: “One of the candles of wonderful poetry has gone out."
قصيدة معدي الكذوب pic.twitter.com/9HGkSV7iUW— طرباخ القضاعي (@q95qEJ24Wj3THsL) April 26, 2020
The Saudi street was shocked by the news of the death, as it later became clear that the cause of the death of al-Kazoub was due to a health problem that he had suffered during the past few days.
He was admitted to the intensive care unit in a Saudi hospital to receive treatment, however, his health rapidly deteriorated, and was announced dead.