Various ministries and departments also held the dikir maulud closing ceremony.

The Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism, Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports as well as members of the Rashidah Sa'adatul Bolkiah Mosque Takmir Committee in Kampong Sungai Akar held the dikir maulud closing ceremony at the mosque in Kampong Sungai Akar. Present were Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong, Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism who is also the Patron of the Rashidah Sa'adatul Bolkiah Mosque and Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports. Also in attendance were Awang Haji Halidi bin Haji Mohd Salleh, Acting Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism and Awang Wardi bin Mohammad Ali, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism.

Members of the Pengiran Muda 'Abdul Mateen Mosque Takmir Committee, Kampong Mulaut, also held such a ceremony. Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Mohammad Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health. Also in-attendance were Awang Haji Abdul Manap bin Othman, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health, Awang Haji Mohd. Serudin bin Haji Timbang, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Policy and Religion at the Ministry of Religious Affairs, Awang Haji Maswadi bin Mohsin, and Doctor Haji Zulaidi bin Haji Abdul Latif, Deputies Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health.

The Prime Minister's Office and departments under it held the dikir closing ceremony at the Ash-Saliheen Mosque. Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office. Also in-attendance were Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Awang Haji Salim bin Haji Besar, Chief Syarie Judge; Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Setia Raja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Awang Haji Suhaili bin Haji Mohidin, Syariah Appeal Court Judge, Retired Lieutenant Colonel Haji Muhammad Sazali bin Pengiran Haji Yakob and Awang Haji Roslan bin Haji Tajaah, Permanent Secretaries at the Prime Minister's Office.

Meanwhile the Ministry of Education held the dikir maulud closing ceremony at the Sufri Bolkiah Mosque in Kampong Perpindahan Berakas. Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman, Minister of education. Also in-attendance was Doctor Haji Azman bin Haji Ahmad, Permanent Secretary for Higher Learning at the Ministry Education.

The Ministry of Communications as well as the departments and authorities under it held a Dikir Closing Ceremony in conjunction with the Maulidur Rasul celebration. The ceremony took place at the Brunei International Airport Surau. Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib Bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Hj Mohammad Yussof, Minister of Communications. Also present was Awang Haji Azhar bin Haji Ahmad, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Communications and Doctor Awang Haji Sufry bin Haji Ladi; Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Communications.

At the Police Headquarters Surau in Gadong, the Royal Brunei force also held a Dikir Closing Ceremony. Present was Dato Paduka Seri Haji Mohd Jammy bin Haji Muhd Shah Al-Islam, Commissioner of the Royal Brunei Police Force.

Meanwhile, the Dikir Closing Ceremony for the Ministry of Defence was held at Surau Ad-Difa', Ministry of Defence. Present was Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces.

Source: Radio Television Brunei