Awang Haji Eddy Huzaimi bin Haji Mat Yassin from the Director-General's Office of the Public Works Department and Dayang Norhafizah binti Haji Alias from the Housing Development Department, respectively emerged champions in the Musabaqah Tilawah Al-Quran for Ministry of Development and departments under it. The function took place yesterday morning at the Ministry.
Prizes were presented by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Ingenieur Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development. The first runner up for the qari or male reader category went to Awang Hj Lihan bin Haji Ibrahim from the Department of Town and Country Planning, while Awang Mohammad Yusrin bin Daud from the Survey Department came in third. Meanwhile in the qariah category, Dayang Zuazrenna binti Ibrahim @ Brahim from the Electrical and Mechanical Department, Public Works Department and Pengiran Maimunah binti Pengiran Hassan from Development Department, Public Works Department took second and third respectively.
The ceremony was highlighted with a religious talk titled 'Menghalusi Ibadah Solat mengikut Mazhab Syafie' or Refining Prayer According to Mazhab Syafie, delivered by Awang Hilman bin Awang Haji Salim, Director of Fiqh Al-Usrah Research Centre, Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College. This year's ceremony which was organised by the Housing Development Department was held in conjunction with the Isra' Mi'raj Celebration for 1442 Hijrah. Also present was Dato Seri Paduka Architect Awang Haji Marzuke Bin Haji Mohsin, Deputy Minister of Development.
Source: Radio Television Brunei