The Kampong Pandan National Housing Scheme Mosque Takmir Committee through the Mosque Islamic Culture and Education Coordinator, held the Hijrah New Year Forum, 3rd October night.

In attendance was Yang Berhormat Awang Hanapi bin Mohd. Siput, Member of the Legislative Council who is also the Village Chief of Kampong Labi 1. With the theme "Kau Selalu Dihatiku", the forum was discussed by 2 panellists Dr. Harapandi Bin Dahri, Director of Jawi and Torah Research Centre, Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College, KUPU SB and Awang Kharhan Bin Haji Jait, Deputy Dean of Faculty of Education, KUPU SB as well as Awang Haji Abdul Afiq Bin Zainudin, a Teacher from the Islamic Studies Department, Kuala Belait as the Moderator. The Forum aimed to provide awareness to the locals in making the mosque part of daily life and it is hoped to identify the role of a mosque as a reference centre.

Source: Radio Television Brunei