65 youth join Al-Quran reading competition

Wani Roslan

About 65 are competing in the preliminary rounds of the National Musabaqah Tilawatil Quran for Youth 1442 Hijrah/2020 at the Lecture Hall of Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium.

The first preliminary round yesterday saw 32 participants and today will see another 33 participants competing for the semi-final. Only 30 participants will be selected to compete in the finals in December.

The National Musabaqah Tilawatil Quran for Youth is open to citizens and residents of Brunei and aged 15-30.

The competition is an annual project organised by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) through the Youth and Sports Department.

ABOVE & BELOW: Photos show participants during the National Musabaqah Tilawatil Quran for Youth. PHOTOS: BAHYIAH BAKIR