The Ministry of Religious Affairs then held a meeting after the sighting of the new moon of Ramadhan yesterday afternoon. The meeting was attended by Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, the Minister of Religious Affairs as the President of Islamic Religious Council.
The meeting was also attended by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister of Home Affairs; Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Mohd Isham bin Jaafar, Minister of Health; Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office; 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; Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Salim bin Haji Besar, Chief Syarie Judge and Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, Deputy Minister of Religious Affiars. Earlier, a Religious event was held with the reading of Tahlil and Doa Arwah.
Source: Radio Television Brunei