Istana Nurul Iman was open to the public for the second day today in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidil Fitri. His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha binti Al-Marhum Pengiran Pemancha Pengiran Anak Haji Mohammed Alam received visitors in audience and for the Junjung Ziarah at the istana.

His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam received male well-wishers for the Audience and Junjung Ziarah ceremony.

Also in attendance were His Majesty's sons and brothers

- His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince;

- His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Malik;

- His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Mateen;

- His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Wakeel;

- His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah;

- His Royal Highness Prince Haji Sufri Bolkiah; And

- His Royal Highness Prince Haji Jefri Bolkiah.

Also present were other members of the Royal Family.

Among visitors in the morning session were delegations from the Ministry of Home Affairs and Mukim and Village Consultative Councils. Also visiting Istana Nurul Iman were delegations from the Ministry of Finance and Economy, Ministry of Health, Ministry Of Energy, Manpower And Industry, Ministry of Education and Ministry Of Transportation And Infocommunications as well as uniformed organisations comprising the Royal Brunei Armed Forces, Royal Brunei Police Force, Immigration and National Registration Department, Royal customs and Excise, Prisons Department, Fire and Rescue Department, members of the Brunei Darussalam Scouts Association and Brunei Darussalam Girl Guides Association.

At another section of Istana Nurul Iman, Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha received the female visitors in a similar audience and Junjung Ziarah ceremony.

Accompanying Her Majesty were Her Majesty's daughters and sisters,

- Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah;

- Her Royal Highness Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Zariah;

- Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Bini Hajah Faezah;

- Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Rashidah Sa'adatul Bolkiah;

- Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Majeedah Nuurul Bolkiah;

- Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Hafizah Sururul Bolkiah;

- Her Royal Highness Princess Azemah Ni'matul Bolkiah;

- Her Royal Highness Princess Fadzilah Lubabul Bolkiah;

- Her Royal Highness Princess Ameerah Wardatul Bolkiah;

- Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Masna; And

- Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Amal Umi Kalthum Al Islam.

Also present were His Majesty's grandchildren.

Visiting Istana Nurul Iman in an atmosphere of joy and excitement is an opportunity that does not come on normal days. This is the uniqueness of Brunei Darussalam that during Hari Raya Aidil Fitri, the country's citizens and residents as well as other visitors have the opportunity to meet the Monarch and the Royal Family to convey Hari Raya greetings.

During the morning alone, twenty thousand and one hundred ninety three people (20,193) were received in audience and the Junjung Ziarah ceremonies and conveyed Hari Raya greetings to His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri and members of the Royal Family.

Source: Radio Television Brunei