The Khatam Al-Quran ceremony aimed to encourage pupils to always read the Quran correctly and fluently as well as ensuring they complete the reading of 30 chapters of Al-Quran before completing Primary 6 of religious schooling. This morning's ceremony was held for Primary 6 pupils of Beribi Religious School in Gadong.
66 pupils were feted at the school's annual ceremony. The ceremony began with the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah led by Awang Haji Mohd Serudin bin Haji Timbang, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Policy and Religion at the Ministry of Religious Affairs. This was followed by a reading of the quranic verses, takhtim and doa khatam.
Source:: Radio Television Brunei