Belait holds Doa Kesyukuran

|     Daniel Lim     |

DOA Kesyukuran was yesterday held across all four districts as the Sultanate celebrates its 34th National Day today.

In the Belait District, the Muhammad Jamalul Alam Mosque was the focal point for the Kesyukuran ceremony, with Deputy Minister of Energy and Industry Dato Paduka Awang Haji Matsatejo bin Sokiaw attending as the guest of honour. Legislative Council members YB Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Mumin, the Penghulu of Mukim Liang, and YB Hanapi bin Mohd Siput, the Acting Penghulu of Mukim Labi; Haji Abdul Kahar bin Haji Hussin, Main Officer from the Ministry of Religious Affairs; Haji Amiruddin bin Haji Mohammad Hassan, Director of Administration and Finance at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports; and Acting Belait District Officer Abdol Hazis bin Haji Ahad, were also in attendance.

The Maghrib and Isyak prayers were led by Mosque Affairs Officer Akup bin Haji Lamat from the Muhammad Jamalul Alam Mosque, while the Doa Kesyukuran was read by Chief Religious Officer (Belait District) Haji Asminan bin Haji Chuchu.

Deputy Minister of Energy and Industry Dato Paduka Awang Haji Matsatejo bin Sokiaw joins others in performing prayers. – DANIEL LIM