After a month of observing the fast in Ramadan, Muslims are now celebrating Hari Raya Aidilfitri. It is a time to be with the family and friends, visiting each other's open houses and strengthening relations. In further solidifying these brotherly ties, last night, Yang BerhormatPehinUdanaKhatibDatoPaduka Seri SetiaUstaz Haji AwangBadaruddin bin PengarahDatoPaduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs, held an open house in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri.
During the function, the Minister of Religious Affairs also received a visit from His Excellency Dr. Mohamad Maliki bin Osman, Senior State Minister at the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Singapore and wife, His Excellency Zaqy bin Mohamad, State Minister at the Ministry of National Development and Ministry of Manpower and wife as well as the High Commissioner of the Republic of Singapore to Brunei Darussalam, His Excellency Lim Hong Huai. Also present were PengiranDato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs, Dato Seri SetiaAwang Haji Abd Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Yussof, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs, AwangRoslan bin Haji Taja'ah, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Administration and Finance and Awang Haji MohdSerudin bin Haji Timbang, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Policy and Religion at the Ministry of Religious Affairs.
Source: Radio Television Brunei