The People with Exceptional Abilities Welfare Council, MKOKU, yesterday afternoon held a similar ceremony. The Khatam Al-Quran ceremony was conducted by the Down Syndrome Association. It was held at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
Present was Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports. The ceremony commenced with the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah. Also present was Datin Paduka Doctor Hajah Norlila binti Dato Paduka Haji Abdul Jalil, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports. Apart from fostering the love of Al-Quran among individuals with exceptional abilities, such ceremony also improving awareness of communities on the needs to held inclusive activity taking into account for every individuals.
Source: Radio Television Brunei