| Hjh Saemah Zulkefli |
A TOTAL of 203 representatives of underprivileged families living in the Belait District that are registered with the Majlis Ugama Islam Brunei (MUIB) received sacrificial meat contributed by His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and the royal family during a ceremony yesterday.
Belait District Officer, Awg Hj Haris bin Othman, handed over the contribution.
Members of the public who qualified to receive the contribution but were unable to attend can still receive the sacrificial meat through their respective village heads and penghulus. The representatives each received a box of meat.
The ceremony commenced with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah followed by Takbir Raya which was led by Imam of the Kg Sungai Teraban Mosque, Awg Hj Omarali bin Hj Mohd Hussain.
The ceremony came to an end with a thanksgiving prayer.