State Mufti receives Indonesia’s delegation

Fadley Faisal

State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned received a courtesy call from a delegation from Majelis Ulama Indonesia (MUI) Provinsi Riau at the State Mufti’s Office at Darulifta building yesterday.

The delegation comprising eight officials was led by Chairman Professor Dr Nazir Karim, MA. The other officials are Secretary General KH Zulhusni Domo S Ag, Treasurer Dr Sri Murhayati, MA; Ketua Harian MUI Professor Dr H Ilyas Husti, MA; Ketua Harian MUI Professor Dr H Akbarizan, MA; Ketua Harian MUI H Fajeriansyah, Lc, MA; Commissioner of External Communications and International Research Dr Hartono, M Pd; and LPPOM Director MUI Dr Sofia Anita, MSc.

The MUI delegation is on a working visit for the international collaborative efforts with the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Malaysia’s Department of Islamic Development (JAKIM). It also aimed to foster the tri-agencies in policy and other frameworks concerning religion and its policies in the government.

State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned during the courtesy call. PHOTO: STATE MUFTI’S OFFICE