Families receive Korban meat

Rokiah Mahmud

Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD)held a Korban ceremony to mark Hari Raya Aidiladha celebration at Pehin Khatib Abdullah Mosque in Kampong Kulapis yesterday.

Acting Chief Operating Officer (COO) of BIBD Haji Minorhadi bin Haji Mirhassan was the guest of honour. Senior officials from BIBD were also present.

Five buffaloes were slaughtered and distributed among 15 families comprising underprivileged members of the community and family members of BIBD Advocating Life-Long Learning for an Aspiring Future (ALAF).

BIBD also contributed 50 Yaasiin books to the mosque. The ceremony was part of BIBD’s initiatives to foster better relationships with communities in Brunei.

The event continued with the recitation of prayers and concluded with Doa Selamat led by the mosque’s Imam Haji Mohammad Burhanuddin bin Haji Damit. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the event was held in a manner to curb the spread of the virus and in full observance of the guidelines on mass gathering.

Acting Chief Operating Officer of Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam Haji Minorhadi bin Haji Mirhassan handing Korban meat. PHOTO: BIBD