The Rites of Sacrifice has a multitude of blessings and rewards, such a training and shaping the mentality of the Muslim ummah to always be ready to sacrifice a part of their fortune and blessings rewarded by Allah in the interest of others. The Department of Councils of State through the Welfare and Sports body, yesterday morning held a ceremony for the rites of sacrifice.
The distribution of the sacrificial meats was officiated by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Lela Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman Bin Dato Setia Haji Mohammed Taib, the Speaker of the Legislative Council and Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Orang Kaya Pekerma Jaya Dato Paduka Awang Haji Judin bin Haji Asar, Secretary of the Cabinet Ministers' Council and Clerk to The Legislative Council. A buffalo and 3 goats were slaughtered, and the meat distributed to 11 poor and destitute families, participants of the rites of sacrifice as well as officers and staff of the Department of Councils of State.
Source: Radio Television Brunei