The Ministry of Health Delegation this afternoon held a Tadarus Al-Quran Ceremony at Surau As-Salam, Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah Hospital in Tutong.
Leading the delegation was Yang Berhormat Dato Paduka Doctor Haji Mohammad Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health. The Tadarus ceremony is in a continuity of visits by the ministry's delegation to the four government hospitals in the country in rotation throughout the month of Ramadhan. It is aimed at forging closer rapport between the ministry and the hospital.
The function ran concurrently with the handing over of donations to 9 orphans whose parents were staff of the ministry in the district. This was followed with the breaking of the fast and mass Maghrib prayer. Also present were Awang Haji Abdul Manap bin Othman, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health; Awang Maswadi bin Haji Mohsin, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health and Pengiran Doctor Haji Muhd Khalifah bin Pengiran Haji Ismail, Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry. Similar function will be held tomorrow at the Pengiran Isteri Hajah Mariam Hospital in Temburong District.
Source: Radio Television Brunei