The Ministry of Development and the departments under it held a Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration. The function was organised by the Department of Environment, Parks and Recreation at the Lobby of the Ministry of Development, yesterday morning.

Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development. Also present were the Awang Haji Marzuke bin Haji Mohsin, Deputy Minister of Development as well as Permanent Secretaries and staff of the ministry. The special guests feted at the function were orphans and senior citizens of former staff of the Ministry of Development and the departments under it.

The function included a presentation of Al-Quran reading by one of the national qari or male reader as well as a talk by Doctor Haji Ismuhadi bin Haji Abdullah with the title, Cleanliness brings about an atmosphere of peace and tranquillity during hari raya.

Source: Radio Television Brunei