| Syazwani Hj Rosli |
A TOTAL of 570 Year 6 students from primary schools throughout the nation participated in a Khatam Al-Quran event yesterday to mark the completion of the recitation of 30 Juzuk of Al-Quran which was held simultaneously in all four districts. In Brunei-Muara District, 373 Year 6 students took part at Sukma Indera Hall of Rimba II Primary School.
The guest of honour, on behalf of Dr Haji Junaidi bin Haji Abdul Rahman, Permanent Secretary (Core Education) at the Ministry of Education (MoE), was Zaman bin Haji Gapar, Senior Special Duties Officer of Private Education Unit at MoE.
The event started with a recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by the guest of honour followed by the recitation of verses from the Al-Quran from Surah Ad-Dhuha until Surah An-Nas.
It then continued with a recitation of Takhtim and Doa Khatam and the recitation of Dikir Marhaban.
The ceremony ended with a recitation of Doa Selamat.