| Wani Roslan |
THE Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) began its series of Tedarus Al-Quran ceremonies to enliven Ramadhan at Kampong Pulaie Mosque last Saturday.
The delegation was led by Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin.
The ceremony began with the mass recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah, followed by Tedarus Al-Quran (Juzuks 1 to 10) and continued with a mass Asar prayer.
The minister presented the Waqaf contributed by members of the MCYS and departments under it to Imam of Kampong Pulaie Mosque Zakaria bin Haji Mohd Salleh.
Permanent Secretary (Administration, Finance and Estate) at the MCYS Pengiran Mohd Amirrizal bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Youth and Sports) at the MCYS Colonel (Rtd) Pengiran Haji Maiddin bin Pengiran Haji Said, heads of departments, senior officials, officers and staff of MCYS and departments under it as well as Takmir committee members of Kampong Pulaie Mosque were also present.
The ceremony was the ministry’s annual religious activity throughout Ramadhan that aims to strengthen ties among members of MCYS and stakeholders.