Brunei Darussalam will take part at the 14th Hasyimiah Government International Competition for Memorising, Recitation and Interpretation of al-Quran for Women in Amman, Jordan. The 6-day event begins on Saturday.

The country is being represented by Dayang Aqilah binti Haji Ayop who will participate in the 30 Chapters of Al-Quran category. Bidding farewell to the Qairah at the Brunei International Airport this morning were Awang Haji Madzneh bin Haji Mohd Noor, Head of Islamic Eminence Development Division, Ministry of Religious Affairs and Pengiran Haji Amiruddin bin Pengiran Haji Damit, Acting Principal of Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Tahfiz al-Qur’an Institute.

Source: Radio Television Brunei