Over BND5K business Zakat handed over

Syazwani Hj Rosli

The Koperasi Ikatan Teluk Mewah (ITM) handed over business Zakat of BND5,512.60 for the financial year 2019 to the Brunei Islamic Religious Council (MUIB) in a ceremony at the Ministry of Religious Affairs’ new extension building yesterday.

Minister of Religious Affairs and President of MUIB Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman received the business Zakat from ITM Chairman Haji Hambali bin Tengah.

Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar as the Vice-President of MUIB, MUIB Acting Secretary Haji Abdul Aziz bin Haji Akop; ITM Board members and MUIB officers were also present.

The Zakat money will be distributed among the Asnaf Fakir, poor, Muslim converts, Amil, Al-Gharimin and Ibnu Sabil.

Minister of Religious Affairs and President of MUIB Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman receives the business Zakat from Koperasi Ikatan Teluk Mewah (ITM) Chairman Haji Hambali bin Tengah. PHOTO: BAHYIAH BAKIR