The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) held a Nuzul Al-Quran celebration, Khatam Al-Quran and donation presentation to orphans of staff and officers under the ministry and its departments at Digadong Hall.
The ceremony was to commemorate Nuzul Al-Quran, to celebrate staff who have completed Tedarus during Ramadhan and present donations to the orphans of the ministry.
The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah by Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin.
This was followed by Dikir Marhaban by officers and staff and the recitation of Doa Takhtim by Head of Religious Teachers of Youth Development Centre of the MCYS Haji Masfourteen bin Haji Mohd Yusof.
Religious Development Officer at the Islamic Da’wah Centre, Ministry of Religious Affairs Haji Muhammad Nazir bin Haji Othman also delivered a talk on Nuzul Al-Quran.
The minister presented donations with the ceremony concluding with Doa Allah Peliharakan Sultan dan Negara Brunei Darussalam and special prayer to avoid COVID-19.
Permanent Secretary (Administration, Finance and Estate) Pengiran Mohammad Amirrizal bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Youth and Sports) Colonel (Rtd) Pengiran Haji Maiddin bin Pengiran Haji Said, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Community) Saidah binti Haji Wahid, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Cultural) Dr Siti Norkhalbi binti Haji Wahsalfelah, senior officers and staff of the MCYS and its department were also present.