The 9th Southeast Asian Youth Al-Quran Reading Competition continued last night for the second night with 16 reciters presented their reading respectively. The competition took place at the International Convention Centre in Berakas.
16 reciters presented their reading including the national Qari and Qariah, namely Abdul Mu'in bin Haji Abdul Hamid and Dayangku Siti Ummi Syazana binti Pengiran Haji Marjuki. The biennial Quran reading competition is to vie the Challenge Trophy of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. The Champion for Qari and Qariah will also receive 5 thousand dollars cash prize.
Source: Radio Television Brunei