Delegations from a number of ministries also held such a ceremony at several mosques last night. A delegation from the Prime Minister's Office and departments under it held the Dikir Maulud ceremony at Jame' Asr Hassanil Bolkiah in Kampung Kiarong. The delegation was led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Setia Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Ibrahim, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Second Minister of Finance. Also in attendance were Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Hamdan bin Haji Abu Bakar, Deputy Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Mohd Roselan bin Haji Mohd Daud, Deputy Minister at the Prime Minister's Office.
The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports and departments under it also held a similar ceremony at the Kampung Serdang Mosque. Present was Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports.
Meanwhile, the Surau Nuurul 'inayah of the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital became the focal point for the delegation from the Ministry of Health. The delegation was led by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doktor Awang Haji Zulkarnain bin Haji Hanafi, Minister of Health. Also present were Awang Haji Zakaria bin Haji Serudin, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health and Doctor Awang Hazri bin Haji Kifle, the Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health.
A delegation from the Ministry of Home Affairs meanwhile held such a ceremony at the Puni Mosque in the Temburong district. The delegation was led by Awang Mohd Amir Hairil bin Awang Haji Mahmud, Temburong District Officer as the ministry's representative. Also present were the Heads of Departments under the Ministry of Home Affairs, Penghulu Mukim, village chiefs and members of the mukim and village consultative council from the district.
Source: Radio Television Brunei