| Izah Azahari |
SEVENTY Rimba II Secondary School students were yesterday celebrated at a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony held at the multipurpose hall of the school.
Present as guest of honour was Senior Special Duties Officer at the Ministry of Health Haji Mahrub bin Haji Murni, who was accompanied by his spouse.
Also in attendance were Rimba II Secondary School Head Executive Officer Hajah Suriani binti Haji Noor Hashim, teachers, staff members, students and their families.
The event opened with a recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah by the guest of honour, and was followed by Dikir and recitation of Surahs by the students. The celebration continued with a reading of the Takhtim and Doa Khatam.
Year 11 students reading the Takhtim during the Khatam Al-Quran ceremony
Guest of honour Haji Mahrub bin Haji Murni presenting a certificate of participation to a student
Haji Mahrub bin Haji Murni sprinkling scented flowers on a student
Some of the students at the event
To further enliven the event, a Dikir Marhaban performance was staged by students from various levels of the school. The day later saw certificates presented to the Khatam Al-Quran participants.
The event was held to celebrate the Year 11 students who had completed their secondary level schooling at Rimba II Secondary School.