Al-Quran reading competition winners crowned

Azlan Othman

The Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha Mosque in Kampong Rimba clinched first place in the men’s category in the Al-Quran reading in group competition mosques, suraus and religious halls nationwide.

Kampong Penanjong Mosque grabbed the top spot in the women’s category.

Acting Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar was the guest of honour.

The competition took place at the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha Mosque, jointly organised by Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha Mosque and Mosque Affairs Department.

The competition was open to mosque committee members, youth and congregants.

The event also saw the recitation of Sayyidul Istighfar and Doa Selamat.

ABOVE & BELOW: Acting Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar presents trophies to the winners of the Al-Quran reading competition. PHOTOS: AZLAN OTHMAN