Al-Quran reading competition finals this month

Azlan Othman

The finals of the National Al-Quran Reading Competition for Adults will be held for three consecutive nights at the International Convention Centre in Berakas beginning 7.30pm from January 28-30.

Six male and six female finalists will compete at the event themed ‘Menjana Keberkatan Rezeki Dengan Al-Quran.’

The male finalists are Haji Muhammad Fikri bin Haji Metussin, Pengiran Muhd Amirul Aiman bin Pengiran Haji Marjuki, Muhammad bin Ali, Mohammad Zul-Hafiz bin Tengah, Haji Nasrul Fakhri bin Haji Yahya and Haji Mahruf bin Haji Chuchu.

The female finalists are Dayangku Fauziah Nadhirah binti Pengiran Haji Jofri, Dayangku Siti Ummi Syazana binti Pengiran Haji Marjuki, Siti Zahrina binti inti Abdul Wahab, Dr Hajah Siti Wardah binti Major (Rtd) Haji Abdul Rahman, Dayangku Amal Zahirah binti Pengiran Haji Jofri and Hajah Nur Hafidzah binti Haji Hassan.

The highlights include the reading of Al-Quran by local and foreign Qaris/Qariahsreaders. Members of the public are welcome to attend the event, dressed appropriately in a Cara Melayu for men and Baju Kurung for women.