51 Al-Quran readers including 12 qariah or female readers took part in the District Level Al-Quran Reading Competition for Adults 1440 Hijrah/2019. The 2-day competition was held at Al-Ameerah al-Hajjah Maryam Mosque in Kampung Jerudong.

The competition aimed to select qari or male reader and qariah who obtain 80 percent and above of marks in order to qualify to the national level semi-final competition which will be held at a later date. The competition also encourages public interest in enhancing the quality of Al-Quran reading through tarannum. Results and presentation of prizes as well as certificates will be held tomorrow at the same place. The annual competition is conducted by the Imarah Section, Mosque Affairs Department in collaboration with the Mosque Affairs Offices of the four districts and the mosque's takmir committee.

Source: Radio Television Brunei