Religious event marks mosque’s anniversary

Syazwani Hj Rosli

Kampong Sungai Besar Mosque marked the 35th anniversary of its establishment with a Doa Selamat ceremony at the mosque yesterday.

Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman and spouse were the guests of honour. The event also saw the presentation of donations to 10 orphans of Kampong Sungai Besar and its surrounding areas by the guest of honour.

The guest of honour also presented souvenirs to the former Imam of the mosque.

The ceremony ended with the recitation of Doa Allah Peliharakan Sultan dan Brunei Darussalam led by Kampong Sungai Besar Mosque Imam Haji Hanifiah bin Haji Mahmud.

Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman presents a donation to a recipient. PHOTO: SYAZWANI HJ ROSLI