51 new Takmir committee members appointed

Daniel Lim

The Kampong Sungai Teraban Mosque Takmir Committee appointed new members for the 2020-2022 session on Wednesday.

Acting Deputy Director of Mosque Affairs at the Ministry of Religious Affairs Pengiran Haji Haslin bin Pengiran Haji Ali was the guest of honour. Mosque Affairs Officer in the Belait District Haji Haslan bin Haji Shahbudin and Acting Village Head of Kampong Sungai Teraban Zaini bin Haji Kaderi were also present.

The event started with mass Maghrib prayer followed by a Tazkirah titled Memakmurkan Masjid delivered by Imam of the mosque Mohammad Hilmi bin Yakop.

Pengiran Haji Haslin said the commitment and cooperation between the Takmir committee, the mosque officer and Imam are crucial in ensuring the mosque is able to prosper.

He advised the newly appointed members to aid the mosque officers and Imam in ensuring that activities are conducted to benefit the mosque as an institute for the residents.

Twenty-seven Takmir committee members for the 2018-2020 session received certificates
of appreciation.

Fifty-one of the newly appointed Takmir committee for the 2020-2022 session received letters of appointment.

The event concluded with mass Isyak prayer.

Acting Deputy Director of Mosque Affairs at the Ministry of Religious Affairs Pengiran Haji Haslin bin Pengiran Haji Ali at the event. PHOTO: DANIEL LIM