The Tadarus Al-Quran ceremonies in the month of Ramadhan for the delegation from the Ministry of Home Affairs and the departments under it for the Brunei Muara District ended today with a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony. The ceremony took place yesterday afternoon at the Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit mosque in Kampung Manggis/Madang.
The delegation was led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doktor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister of Home Affairs. At the function, Yang Berhormat Pehin presented donations to 31 orphans from Kampung Manggis and Kampung Madang as well as handed over endowments for the use of the mosque.
The Khatam Al-Quran ceremony marks the end of the tadarus Al-Quran ceremonies in Ramadhan, which was one of the religious activities organised annually by the ministry. It aims to foster closer ties between the ministry and grassroots leaders as well as residents of mukims and villages in the Brunei Muara District.
Source: Radio Television Brunei