The propagation of the Islamic Syiar or eminence in the country continues to develop with the increase in the number of new converts. The conversion ceremony for Royal Brunei Navy personnel, Lieutenant Junior Grade Mazrina binti Marzlan was held yesterday afternoon at Kampung Kebia in Tutong District.
28-year-old, Mazrina is now known as Nur Mazarina Binti Abdullah Marzlan. In-attendance was Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja (Retired) Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, the Second Minister of Defence. Also present were Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Umarali bin Esong, Member of the Legislative Council; Brigadier General (Udara) Dato Seri Pahlawan Shahril Anwar bin Haji Ma’awiah, the Commander of Royal Brunei Air Force and Awang Shamsul Bahrin bin Haji Mohd Hussain, the Tutong District Officer. According to statistics from the Conversion Unit of the Tutong District Da’wah Section Office, 57 people from the district have embraced Islam since early this year.
Source: Radio Television Brunei