Senior officials oversee Maulidur Rasul full-dress rehearsal

Rokiah Mahmud

Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, as the Executive Committee for Major Islamic Events Celebration for 1442 Hijrah attended a full-dress rehearsal for the Women’s Special Assembly in conjunction with the Maulidur Rasul celebration at the Royal Berkshire Hall in Jerudong yesterday.

Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar; permanent secretaries and deputy permanent secretaries of the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) were also present.

The ceremony will be enlivened with a Dikir Marhaban by the female officers and staff of the Ministry of Development and Council of Women of Brunei Darussalam as well as the deliberation of a religious talk by Director of Environmental Health Services at the Ministry of Health Dr Hajah Anie Haryani binti Haji Abdul Rahman.

To curb the spread of COVID-19, guests with green and yellow code in BruHealth app are allowed to attend. They are also required to wear face mask, use hand sanitiser, practice social and physical distancing and are advised not to attend the ceremony if they are unwell.

Children below 12 years are not allowed to attend.

Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud and other senior officials during the full-dress rehearsal. PHOTO: ROKIAH MAHMUD