WASAN Vocational School held its first Korban dan Aqiqah ceremony recently in conjunction with the 2014 Hari Raya Aidiladha.
The event, which was held at the school grounds, was divided into two sessions, with the morning session starting at 8am and the afternoon session at 2pm.
The guest of honour at the event was Awang Haji Mat Noor bin Haji Ma’arof, Village head of Kg Wasan.
According to a press release, a buffalo was contributed for the event, and was distributed to 30 underprivileged families from Mukim Pengkalan Batu.
During the morning session, the teachers and students involved in the event – appointed from the different departments of Wasan Vocational School – gathered at the school’s Poultry Site to help cut, weigh and package the sacrificial meat.
The event began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and a welcoming speech from the Chairperson of the ceremony, Ustaz Narudin bin Lamit, before moving onto the Takbir Hari Raya Aidiladha.
The Acting Principal of Wasan Vocational School, Cikgu Saiful Rizal bin Haji Marali, also presented the guest of honour with a souvenir during the occasion.
The ceremony concluded with the recitation of Doa Selamat.