761 registered orphans in the Belait District received donations from Orphans Funds. A financial institution and private companies in the country. A ceremony to present the donations was held yesterday at the Pusat Insani Hall in Seria. The highlight of the event was a tazkirah delivered by Awang Haji Asminan bin Haji Chuchu, the Belait District Chief Religious Officer. The function also included reading of Tahlil and Doa Arwah.
The donations were presented by Awang Haji Haris bin Othman, the Belait District Officer. The donations came from the National Orphans Fund, the Belailt District Orphans Fund, Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Shell Petroleum Company and Suasana Mentari Engineering Services Company Sendirian Berhad. Also present were Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Mumin; and Yang Berhormat Awang Hanapi bin Mohd. Siput, Members of the Legislative Council.
Meanwhile, 238 registered orphans have received donations from the Temburong District Orphans Fund. The Donation-presentation ceremony was held yesterday at Dewan Belalong of the Bangar Town Civic Centre Complex. The ceremony began with the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah followed by the Tahlil and Doa Selamat. The donations were presented by Awang Mohammad Amir Hairil bin Haji Mahmud, the Temburong District Officer. Also attending was Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Emran bin Haji Sabtu, a Member of the Legislative Council.
Source: Radio Television Brunei