Ministry livestreams Khatam Al-Quran ceremony

Rokiah Mahmud

The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) yesterday held a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony to mark the completion of 30 Juzuks recitation of Al-Quran at its premises.

However, in view of the COVID-19 outbreak, the event was livestreamed through various digital platforms, such as Facebook, Instagram, Microsoft Team and Zoom.

The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah, led by Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin.

It was followed by the reading of Doa Khatam and Doa Perlindungan by Al-Quran Facilitator at the Youth and Sports Department Haji Abdul Halim bin Mohd Fuad before a Doa Peliharakan Sultan dan Negara Brunei Darussalam, read by Muhammad Khaizuran Amali bin Haji Kamsani from the Youth Development Centre, concluded the event.

Also in attendance were Permanent Secretary at the MCYS Pengiran Haji Mohammad Hasnan bin Pengiran Haji Ali Hassan and Deputy Permanent Secretary (Youth and Sports) at the MCYS Colonel (Rtd) Pengiran Haji Maiddin bin Pengiran Haji Said as well as officials and staff of the ministry.

A screenshot of the event via a digital platform. PHOTO: MCYS