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A TEDARUS Al-Quran ceremony was held at the residence of Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman in Kampong Sungai Besar.

Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) Dato Seri Setia Haji Abdul Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Yussof, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Policy and Religious) at the MoRA Haji Mohd Serudin bin Haji Timbang, directors, senior officials and staff of the MoRA were also present.

The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by the minister followed by the recitation of Tedarus Al-Quran, Takhtim, Tahlil and Doa Arwah prior to the breaking of fast.

The ceremony continued with mass Maghrib prayer and concluded with Doa Peliharakan Sultan dan Negara Brunei Darussalam.

Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman leads the recitation of prayers. – BAHYIAH BAKIR