THE FIRE and Rescue Department held a celebratory ceremony for the returning Haj pilgrims and a Doa Kesyukuran to welcome new converts at the department recently.
Present at the event were Awang Yahya bin Haji Abd Rahman, the Fire & Rescue Director; the Deputy Fire & Rescue Director, assistant director, senior officers and the staff.
The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Yaasiin, Tahlil and then a Dikir Asrakal to celebrate four officers and staff who had recently returned from the Haj.
The returning Haj pilgrims are Assistant Fire Superintendent Haji Mohd Ahmad bin Bohari, Station Officer Haji Juni bin Haji Aris, Assistant Station Officer Haji Zunaidi bin Haji Hussin Metussin, along with first class fire fighter 495 Haji Husain bin Salleh.
The two new converts at the department are senior fire fighter 11 Muhammad Jaya bin Abdullah Jaya bin Tinggoi and first class fire fighter 622 Mohd Suasa bin Abdullah Suasa bin Agan.
Gifts were presented to the new converts of Fire and Rescue Department by the director of the department.
The event ended with a Doa Selamat recited by the Head of Religious Teacher at the department, Ustaz Haji Adanan bin Haji Ahmad.