The Prime Minister's Officer and the departments under it yesterday afternoon held the Opening Ceremony of Tadarus in conjunction with the month of Ramadhan at the Jubli Perak Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque in Kampung Jangsak. The ceremony was jointly organised by the Laws and Welfare Section at the Prime Minister's Office, Department of Adat Istiadat Negara; Attorney General's Chambers and State Judiciary Department with the cooperation of the Mosque Takmir Committee.

The ceremony commenced with the presentation of endowment by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, the Minster at the Prime Minister's Office to Awang Zulhazmi bin Mohd Salleh, the Mosque Imam.

The function ran concurrently with the reading of Surah and Tadarus Al-Quran. Also present were Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Doctor Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned, the State Mufti; Yang Berhormat Dato Paduka Haji Hairol Arni bin Haji Abd Majid, Attorney General and Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Salim bin Haji Besar, Chief Syar'ie Judge. The Tadarus ceremony will continue on Tuesday at the Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit mosque in Kampung Manggis/Madang.

Source: Radio Television Brunei