Brunei Darussalam's Qari or male reader to the 60th International Al-Quran Tilawah and Memorisation Competition currently taking place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, presented his reading last night. The 6-night competition held since last Monday took place at Dewan Merdeka, Putra World Trade Centre, PWTC, Kuala Lumpur.

Haji Awang Muhammad Fikri bin Haji Awang Metussin, the country's Qari was the third participant to present his reading of the Quranic verses. Also presenting their readings were the participants from Cambodia, Croatia, Morocco, Singapore, United Kingdom, China, Indonesia, South Africa and Uzbekistan. Meanwhile, Dayang Hajah Norfaezah binti Haji Emran, the country's Qariah or female reader will present her reading of Al-Quran verses tomorrow night. 87 countries are taking part at this year's competition.

Source: Radio Television Brunei