Mosque marks silver jubilee

Azlan Othman

The Executive Committee of Kampong Batu Marang Mosque organised a 25th anniversary celebration of the mosque’s establishment on Tuesday.

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 was the guest of honour at the silver jubilee celebration.

Since its establishment, the mosque held several religious activities and strengthened unity among the congregants.

The minister officiated the celebration by unveiling a commemorative plaque. He also presented souvenirs to past and current Imams.

The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah led by the Mosque Affairs Officer and Head Imam of Kampong Batu Marang Mosque Saiful Rizal bin Haji Abdul Ghafar.

The event also saw a Dikir Marhaban performance by the mosque’s Dikir group.

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 unveils the commemorative plaque. PHOTOS: AZLAN OTHMAN
The minister presents a souvenir to former Imam of Kampong Batu Marang Mosque Pengiran Haji Abdul Samat