Chinese man embraces Islamic faith

Daniel Lim

A 26-year-old Chinese man embraced Islam at the Islamic Da’wah Centre in Kuala Belait yesterday.

Chong Chin Siong, a former Buddhist, has chosen the name Muhammad Aqeel Aryan bin Abdullah Chong @ Chong Chin Siong.

Legislative Council member and Penghulu of Mukim Liang Yang Berhormat Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Abdul Momin and Assistant Head of the Dakwah Unit in the Belait District Ustazah Hajah Salimah binti Haji Hassan attended.

The centre has to date recorded 19 conversions in the district.

Legislative Council member and Penghulu of Mukim Liang Yang Berhormat Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Abdul Momin and Assistant Head of the Dakwah Unit in the Belait District Ustazah Hajah Salimah binti Haji Hassan observing the conversion ceremony of Muhammad Aqeel Aryan bin Abdullah Chong @ Chong Chin Siong. PHOTO: ISLAMIC DA’WAH CENTRE KB