His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Malik ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiahMu’izzaddinWaddaulah, Chairman of Yayasan Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiah Committee of Governors yesterday morning graced the Tahlil ceremony for the late parents of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali SaifuddienSa’adulKhairiWaddien and Al-MarhumahDuli Raja IsteriPengiranAnakDamit. Organised by the Yayasan Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiah, the function took place at the Royal Mausoleum in the capital.
Upon arrival, His Royal Highness was greeted by Yang BerhormatPehinDatuLailaraja Retired Major General DatoPaduka Seri Haji AwangHalbi bin Haji MohdYusof, Second Minister of Defence as the Chairman of the Yayasan Board of Directors, Yang BerhormatDato Seri Setia Haji AwangMokti bin Haji MohdDaud, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, and DatoPaduka Eddie bin DatoPaduka Haji Sunny, Managing Director of Yayasan.
The reading of Surah Yasin and Tahlil were led by Yang BerhormatPehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri UtamaDatoPaduka Seri Setia Haji AwangSalim bin Haji Besar.
His Royal Highness then poured the ‘AyengAsah-Asahan’ or scented water on the graves of His Royal Highness’ late grandparents, Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali SaifuddienSa’adulKhairiWaddien and Al-MarhumahDuli Raja IsteriPengiranAnakDamit. Also present were Cabinet Ministers and members of Yayasan Sultan Haji HassanalBolkiah Board of Directors.
Source: Radio Television Brunei