To further glorify the month of Ramadhan which is coming to an end, the Mosque Affairs Department, Ministry of Religious Affairs and Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam Mosque Takmir Committee yesterday afternoon held a Nationwide Mosque Youth Khatam Al-Quran Ceremony. The ceremony was held at Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam Mosque in Kampung Jerudong.

The reading of Surah Al-Fatihah was led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs. Followed by the khatam Al-Quran ceremony and Takhtim. Such activity aimed at instilling the sense of loving Al-Quran among the youth. Also present were Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abd Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Yussof, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs; Awang Roslan bin Haji Taja'ah, Deputy Permanent Secretary of administration and finance at the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Awang Haji Serudin bin Haji Timbang, Deputy Permanent Secretary of Policy and Religion at the Ministry of Religious Affairs.

Source: Radio Television Brunei