230 khatam participants comprising pre-school to primary 5 pupils from religious schools in the Brunei One area who took part in the One Week One Juzu' programme were celebrated yesterday afternoon in a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony.

Present was Pengiran Hajah Siti Nirmala binti Pengiran Haji Mohammad, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Economy and Finance at the Prime Minister's Office. Such functions is hoped to further improve the quality of al-Quran reading of Religious Schools pupils reading with guidance from their teachers. It is also hoped to encourage the pupils to include the Quran in their daily lives.

Source: Radio Television Brunei