Awang Abdul Khaliq Qusyairi bin Ahmad, the Bukit Beruang National Housing Scheme Mosque's youth representative emerged champion of the Khutbah Text Reading Competition for mosque youths in the Tutong District. The competition in conjunction with the Maulidur Rasul celebration was held yesterday morning at the Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque in Tutong Town.
Eight mosque youths took part in the competition, organised by the Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque Takmir Committee with the cooperation of the Ibadurrahman Mosque Youth members. The competition aims to hone the talents of mosque youths in coming forward to read the khutbah text well in front of congregants. Apart from glorifying the mosque it is hoped to train participants to be active in mosque activities.
Prizes were presented by Awang Haji Amir Hisham bin Haji Masri, Acting Director of Mosque Affairs. Second place went to Awang Mohd Danial Syazwie bin Awang Nawi, representing Kampong Lamunin Mosque youths, while Awang Abdul Hafiz bin Haji Kadiroshman, the Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque, Tutong Town youth representative came in third.
Source: Radio Television Brunei