Working as a team and carrying out voluntary work with sincerity is the core that every member of the mosque takmir committee must adopt. Speaking at the formation of the youth group “Ashabul Akhyar” and the Muslimah Group of the Lumapas Mosque, the Acting Director of Mosque Affairs called on the young people to remain proactive and support every activities in enlivening their mosque.

Awang Haji Sham bin Haji Amin, in his remarks, also hoped that members of the new groups are capable of elevating their mosque by broadening their knowledge. Such value-added effort is useful toward achieving an excellent management and administration of mosques, suraus and religious halls all over the country.

The establishment of Ashabul Akhyar and the Muslimah group in Lumapas is in respond to the titah by His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in producing religiously-pious and proactive generation. The admission of 68 young men and 49 women makes the number of the takmir committee members to 147.

Source: Radio Television Brunei