Brunei Darussalam will participate in “The Annual Mawlid Celebration 1440 Hijrah and the ASEAN Al-Quran Recitation” in Bangkok, Thailand. The three day competition will commence today. Representing the country are Awang Haji Hazwan bin Haji Salim and Dayang Hajah Nurul Akmalina binti Haji Yahya.

The country’s representatives left the country for Bangkok this morning. Present at the Brunei International Airport to bid farewell was Dayang Hajah Siti Mahyana binti Pehin Siraja Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Doctor Ustaz Haji Awang Yahya, Senior Religious Officer, Ministry of Religious Affairs. Also in the delegation are Awang Abdul Rahim bin Haji Durahman, delegation manager and Dayangku Hajah Ommi Kalthum binti Pengiran Haji Abdul Razak, accompanying officer.

Source: Radio Television Brunei