A sum of BND530,000 from Zakat Asnaf Al-Gharimin was donated to the Islamic Quran Readers Association (IQRA) by the Brunei Islamic Religious Council (MUIB) yesterday.
The financial aid will be used to pay off the debt incurred during the construction and renovation works of IQRA Al-Quran Reading School in Kampong Manggis. These works were completed in 2018 for the safety and comfort of all students.
Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs and Vice President of MUIB Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar presented the donation to Head Administrator of IQRA Al-Quran Reading School and Treasurer of the association Hajah Maizatul Hasmawita binti Haji Mashud.
Acting Secretary of MUIB Haji Abdul Aziz bin Haji Akop, MUIB officials and association members from IQRA were also present. The ceremony took place at Dewan Multaqa, MoRA.