Forty-five new converts from Kampong Long Mayan, Kampong Rambai, Kampong Benutan and surrounding areas participated in the Fardhu Kifayah workshop last Sunday.
Conducted by the Islamic Da’wah Centre (PDI) through its Tutong Dakwah Unit in collaboration with Hajah Aminah Religious Hall of Kampong Long Mayan in the Tutong District, the workshop provided guidance on methods to handle the deceased including the cutting of Kafan cloth and cleaning, recitations while cleaning and prayers for the deceased.
PDI Acting Assistant Director Dr Hajah Rohanita binti Haji Yaakub, the guest of honour, also presented certificates. Penghulu of Mukim Ukong Muhammad Danial bin Abdullah Yakub, Village Head of Kampong Rambai Muhammad Dahlan bin Kasan, Village Head of Kampong Benutan Haji Muhammad Hairol Mazlan bin Haji Abdul Razak and Acting Village Head of Kampong Long Mayan and Kampong Bukit Muhammad Eddy Suffian bin Abdullah also attended.
The closing ceremony commenced with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah followed with a speech by a representative of the participants, a presentation of certificates of participation and placing of the reading corner for PDI publication at the religious hall. The event concluded with a Doa Selamat.