| Hakim Hayat |
THE Islamic Da’wah Centre, Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA), held a flag-hoisting ceremony to mark Brunei Darussalam’s 35th National Day at its premises in Kampong Pulaie yesterday.
Director of Islamic Da’wah Centre Haji Abdul Rajid bin Haji Mohd Salleh and senior officials from the centre were present.
The event commenced with the recitation of Sayyidul Istighfar, Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa led by officers of the centre.
The event continued with the singing of the national anthem, followed by a lecture on the national flag by Mosque Affairs Officer Haji Muhammad Naqib bin Haji Awang. He highlighted the need to preserve and appreciate the national flag, which is a symbol of the country.
The event aimed to instil a spirit of patriotism among civil servants.
A cleaning campaign was also held during the event.