The Group of Cabinet Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Permanent Secretaries, Deputy Permanent Secretaries' Wives and Allied members, yesterday afternoon held a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony, Doa Kesyukuran and Sunat Hajat prayer in conjunction with the Birthday celebration of Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha binti Al-Marhum Pengiran Pemancha Pengiran Anak Haji Mohamed Alam. The function took place at the residence of the Minister of Religious Affairs in Kampong Sungai Besar.
The ceremony began with the recitation of Al-Fatihah led by Datin Hajah Dayang Nahriah binti Haji Awang Hasbi, wife of the Minister of Religious Affairs as the group's Head of Religious Section committee. This was followed by the reading of Surah Adh-Dhuha until Surah An-Nas and takhtim as well as Doa Khatam Al-Quran by Dayang Hajah Azizah binti Haji Mohammad, wife of the Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs. The ceremony was highlighted with a Dikir Marhaban by the Group members, followed by a mass Sunat Hajat prayer. The function ended with a Doa Kesyukuran read by Datin Dayang Hajah Jamai'ah binti Haji Manap, wife of the Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs. The ceremony aimed to express love and gratitude in commemorating the birthday celebration of Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri.
Source: Radio Television Brunei