60 families and their dependents from among the poor and destitute residing near the Perdana Wangsa Haji Mohammad Mosque in Kampung Setia yesterday afternoon received Zakat or Tithe money.

The tithe money, amounting to 16 thousand 5 hundred dollars ($16,500.00), was presented by Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Japar bin Haji Mat Dain @ Maidin, member of the Brunei Islamic Religious Council, MUIB. The assistance is hoped to alleviate the burden of the recipients especially in making preparations for the upcoming Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebrations. Also present was Awang Haji Abdul Aziz bin Haji Akop, Acting Secretary of MUIB.

Source: Radio Television Brunei