Muslimah group marks National Day

FEMALE worshippers of Kampong Batu Marang Mosque recited Surah Yaasiin to mark the country’s 35th National Day celebration recently.

Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports Datin Paduka Dr Hajah Norlila binti Dato Paduka Haji Abdul Jalil was the guest of honour. She joined the recitation led by Imam of the mosque Muhammad Sharine Hadiman Sahari.

Earlier, the coordinator of the female worshippers at the mosque Hajah Nur Sa’idah binti Haji Ali announced the new name of the group – Muslimah Al-Ma’wa of Kampong Batu Marang Mosque.

The group with 38 members is active in carrying out classes such as reading of Al-Quran, Iqra and Fardhu Ain under the guidance of trained religious teacher. The group also organises study tour in all districts and gets invited to religious events.

Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports Datin Paduka Dr Hajah Norlila binti Dato Paduka Haji Abdul Jalil with members of the group