Also holding a similar ceremony was Perbadanan Tabung Amanah Islam Brunei TAIB and its subsidiary companies. The function was held this afternoon at the Pengiran Anak Haji Mohamed Alam Mosque in Kampung Sengkarai, Tutong District.
This year, 8 buffaloes were sacrificed and the meats were distributed to 85 of the Asnaf Fakir Miskin or the poor and destitute from Kampung Panchor Dulit, Serambangun, Sungai Basong, Kandang, Bukit Bendera, Sengkarai, Penanjong, Suran and Kampung Petani in Mukim Pekan Tutong. The distribution of the sacrificial meats was carried out by Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja (Retired) Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd. Yussof, Second Minister of Defence in his capacity as the Chairman of Perbadanan TAIB's Board of Directors.
The ceremony ran concurrently with the presentation of wakaf or endowment in the form of P.A system and water jet from Dana Amal Maslahah Umum Perbadanan TAIB for the use of the mosque. The endowment was presented to Awang Haji Mohammad Khairul Azmy bin Haji Bakar, head of the mosque.
Also in attendance were Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Abdul Wahab bin Apong and Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Ramli bin Haji Lahit, Members of the Legislative Council as well as members of Perbadanan TAIB Board of Directors, Insurans Islam TAIB Holdings Sendirian Berhad and Darussalam Holdings Sendirian Berhad.
Source: Radio Television Brunei