| Lyna Mohamad |
IN MARKING the Hari Raya Aidiladha celebration, Royal Brunei Technical Services (RBTS) held a Korban and Aqiqah ceremony at Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit Mosque in Kg Manggis/ Madang.
The religious event, held in collaboration with the Takmir Mosque and Youth Committee of Masjid Manggis and Kg Madang, saw Chairman of RBTS Board of Directors, Hj Zakaria Hj Serudin distributing the Korban meat.
Deputy Chairman of RBTS’ Hj Azhar Hj Ahmad and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of RBTS Hjh Rosmawati Hj Manaf also distributed the meat.
A total of seven buffaloes and two goats were distributed to 44 participants from RBTS and family members as well as recipients comprising 37 deserving individuals and 18 orphans from Kg Manggis and Kg Madang area.
The event began with a recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah followed by a Doa Selamat led by Imam Hj Jofri Hj Abidin of Suri Seri Begawan Raja Pengiran Anak Damit Mosque.
Hjh Rosmawati noted that RBTS always looked forward to the annual Aidiladha celebration as it allowed RBTS employees and families to mingle with the youth and village families in the spirit of “gotong royong”.
Also present were RBTS board of directors, village heads of Kg Manggis and Madang and mosque officials.