| Faza Suraj |
A PRIMARY Level Jawi Reading Competition in Belait District was held recently at the Pengiran Setia Negara Primary School, which received participation from 16 schools.
Thirty two students, divided into two categories of 16 male and 16 female students, competed for the top three positions and they were judged
for clarity, pronunciation and accuracy in reading.
In the female category Nurhanis Batrisya binti Fauzi of Paduka Seri Begawan Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Primary School, Kuala Belait was awarded first place.
Mohd Khairul Ikhwan bin Rosmali of the Muhammad Alam Primary School of Seria won the first position under the male category.
Organised by the Co-curriculum Education Department of the Ministry of Education, the competition aimed to promote Jawi reading.
Present as the guest of honour was Awang Roslin bin Suhailee, the Acting Assistant Director of the Co-curriculum Education Department.