The announcement of the date of Hari Raya Aidil Adha was explained further by Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs as Yang Di-Pertua of the Brunei Islamic Religious Council, by command of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. Yang Berhormat made the explanation during a meeting at the Ministry of Religious Affairs earlier in the evening.
The meeting or religious activity included reading Al-Quran, Shalawat Tafrijiyyah; Sayyidul Istighfar, Tahlil and Doa Arwah. Among those present were Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd. Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office; Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development; Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Awang Haji Salim bin Haji Besar, Chief Syar'ie Judge; Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs as Vice Yang Di-Pertua of Brunei Islamic Religious Council; Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Setia Raja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Suhaili bin Haji Mohiddin, Shari'ah Appeals Court Judge; Yang Berhormat Pengiran Haji Ali bin Pengiran Maon and Yang Berhormat Awang Naim bin Haji Kamis, Members of the Legislative Council and Dato Seri Setia Haji Abdul Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Yussof, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs.
Source: Radio Television Brunei