Eventhough Ramadan is coming to an end, but Muslims in the country still have the opportunity to seek the multitude blessings of Ramadan. Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD), yesterday morning held a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony and presentation of donations.
Present were Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister of Home Affairs as the Deputy Chairman of the AMBD Board of Directors and Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office.
The ceremony began with the reading of surah Al-Fatihah led by the Minister of Home Affairs, and was followed by a mass reading of Quranic verses.
The ceremony ran concurrently with the Donations Presentation to the Brunei Darussalam National Association of the Blind (BDNAB); KACA Association and Pusat Ehsan Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam; and also to 42 orphans from Brunei Muara District.
Source: Radio Television Brunei