Religious event marks National Youth Day

Izah Azahari

The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) held a mass Maghrib prayer and Doa Kesyukuran to mark National Youth Day at the Ash-Shaliheen Mosque, Prime Minister’s Office Building Complex yesterday.

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 was the guest of honour.

The event began with Maghrib and Sunnat Hajat prayers led by Mosque Affairs Officer at the Ash-Shaliheen Mosque Haji Md Izzat Izzuddin bin Begawan Pehin Khatib Dato Paduka Haji Emran. It was followed by the recitation of Zikir and Doa led by Bilal Level II of Ash-Shaliheen Mosque Md Syariff Wafiuddin bin Jemain/Jamain. The Doa Kesyukuran was led by the Mosque Affairs Officer at the Ash-Shaliheen Mosque.

Acting Minister of Energy Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Matsatejo bin Sokiaw in his capacity as the Deputy Chairman of the Executive Committee for the 15th National Youth Day Celebration 2020, Legislative Council member Yang Berhormat Khairunnisa binti Haji Ash’ari, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) Haji Mohammed Rosli bin Haji Ibrahim, Permanent Secretary (Higher Education) at the Ministry of Education (MoE) Dr Haji Azman bin Ahmad, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Transport and Infocommunications (MTIC) Haji Muhammad Nazri bin Haji Mohammad Yusof, Permanent Secretary at the MCYS Pengiran Haji Mohd Hasnan bin Pengiran Haji Ali Hassan, Permanent Secretary (Civil Service, Welfare, International and Media) at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) Mohamed Riza bin Dato Paduka Haji Mohamed Yunos, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism (MPRT) Hajah Tutiaty binti Haji Abdul Wahab, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Youth and Sports) at the MCYS Colonel (Rtd) Pengiran Haji Maiddin bin Pengiran Haji Said, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Community) at the MCYS Saidah binti Haji Wahid, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Cultural) at the MCYS Dr Siti Norkhalbi binti Haji Wahsalfelah and members of the 15th National Youth Day Celebration 2020 Executive Committee were also present.

Ash-Shaliheen Mosque Takmir Committee, association movement youth, mosque youth, club youth and national and international programme alumni also joined the religious event.

ABOVE & BELOW: 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 and Acting Minister of Energy Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Matsatejo bin Sokiaw during the event; and female participants at the Ash-Shaliheen Mosque. PHOTOS: SYAHMI HASSAN