Ministry holds ceremony for intending Haj pilgrims

|     Fizah HAB     |

THE Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) and departments under it hosted a Doa Selamat ceremony for 26 officers and staff of the ministry yesterday who will perform their Haj pilgrimage.

The ceremony was held at the Surau of the Ministry of Home Affairs building in Bandar Seri Begawan.

Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong was the guest of honour.

The event began with a mass Asar prayer and mass recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah, followed by the recitation of Doa Selamat.

The event continued with the handover of donations to the pilgrims by the guest of honour.

Guest of honour Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong presents a donation to an intending Haj pilgrim. – FIZAH HAB