The opening of the Dikir Maulud for 12 consecutive nights was also held at the suraus and religious halls throughout the country by various parties.
The Royal Brunei Police Force held the opening of the Dikir Maulud. The ceremony took place at the Surau of the Police Headquarters in Gadong. Present was Dato Paduka Seri Haji Mohd Jammy bin Haji Muhd Shah Al-Islam, Commissioner of the Royal Brunei Police Force.
The Royal Brunei Armed Forces, RBAF, also held a similar function at Surau Ad-Difa at the Ministry of Defence. Among those present was Captain Pengiran Mohammad bin Pengiran Haji Damit, Head of Inspectorate Unit. Similar ceremony was also held at the RBAF Army camp suraus.
Source: Radio Television Brunei