Ex-RBAF personnel hold Tahlil ceremony

FORMER Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) personnel from the 56th intake yesterday held a Tahlil and Doa Arwah ceremony at the Rashidah Sa’adatul Bolkiah Mosque in Kampong Sungai Akar.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof attended as the guest of honour.

Also in attendance was Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin.

Haji Nasar bin Nayan, a former instructor of the 56th intake, led the recitation of Tahlil and Doa Arwah.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof in a group photo

The religious gathering is to foster closer ties among former army personnel and their family.