| Azlan Othman |
HIS Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Malik, Chairman of the Committee of Governors of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah attended a Tahlil ceremony at the Royal Mausoleum yesterday for Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Muhammad Jamalul Alam and Al-Marhumah Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit binti Al-Marhum Pengiran Bendahara Pengiran Anak Abdul Rahman, the late parents of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam.
Upon arrival, His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Malik was greeted by Minister of Defence II and Chairman of Yayasan Board of Directors Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Minister of Home Affairs and member of the Yayasan Committee of Governors Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Yayasan Board of Directors member Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, and Managing Director of Yayasan Dato Paduka Eddie bin Dato Paduka Haji Sunny.
The recitation of Surah Yaasiin and Tahlil was led by Chief Syar’ie Judge Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Salim bin Haji Besar.
His Royal Highness also poured Ayer Asah-Asahan (scented water) on the tombs of his late grandparents.
Members of the Yayasan Board of Directors; members of the Board of Trustees of the Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah Fund for Orphans; Yayasan officers and staff; and residents of RPN Kampong Bolkiah ‘A’ and ‘B’ were also present.