MinDef marks start of Hari Raya Aidilfitri

Ministry of Defence (MinDef) and Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) held a Takbir Raya Aidilfitri to celebrate the beginning of Syawal 1442H at Ad-Difa’ Surau, Bolkiah Garrison yesterday.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Commander of the RBAF Major General (U) Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sahat, permanent secretary at the MinDef, officers and staff of Mindef and as RBAF were present.

The event began with a mass Isyak prayer led by Imam of Ad-Difa’ Surau Suhif @ Syu’aib bin Haji Abdullah followed by Tazkirah followed by Takbir and the recitation of Doa.

Similar functions were also held at all suraus of RBAF garrisons, camps and bases.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof at the event. PHOTO: MINDEF