Shari'ah Courts under the State Judiciary Department, the Prime Minister's Office, late this afternoon, held a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony. The event took place at the Multi-purpose Hall of the Brunei High Court and Shari'ah Courts Building in the capital.
The Khatam Al-Quran was preceded by the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Salim bin Haji Besar, Brunei Darussalam's Chief Syar'ie Judge. Also present was Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Setia Raja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Suhaili bin Haji Mohiddin,Shari'ah Appeals Court Judge. The ceremony coincided with the presentation of Hari Raya gifts to the staff of the Syar'ie Courts concerned.
Source: Radio Television Brunei