Two hundred 81 Year 6 students from the Arabic Preparatory School in Bandar Seri Begawan, yesterday morning took part in a Khatam Al-Quran Ceremony. The ceremony took place at the Chancellor Hall, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, UBD.

The reading of Surah Al-Fatihah was led by Awang Haji Amir Hisham bin Haji Masri, Acting Director of Mosque Affairs. It was followed by the reading of Surah Ad-Dhuha until Surah Al-Masad by khatam participants. The Doa Khatam Al-Quran was read of Dayang Alya Qistina Az-Zahrah binti Haji Abdul Aziz, a Year 6 student. The function aimed to nurture a love and interest among the students towards the reading of Al-Quran while ensuring the students will complete the reading of the 30 chapters before they complete their studies. The khatam participants also received a certificate of participation.

Source: Radio Television Brunei