Over 700 officers and staff of the Prime Minister's Office and the Departments under it, took part in the Reading of Surah Yasin and Tahlil Ceremony for Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar Ali 'Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien; Al-Marhumah Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit and Al-Marhum His Royal Highness Prince Haji 'Abdul 'Azim. The ceremony took place yesterday afternoon at the Sultan Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Mosque in the capital.
Present were Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohammad Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Yang Behormat Dato Seri Setia DR. Awang Haji Mohammad Amin Liew bin Abdullah, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office and Second Minister of Finance and Economy. The ceremony began with the mass reading of Surah Yassin led by Begawan Mudim Haji Amran bin Haji Mohd. Salleh. Meanwhile, the tahlil was led by Yang Dimuliakan Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Setia Raja Dato Paduka Seri Setia HAJI Awang Suhaili bin Haji Mohiddin. The Doa Tahlil and Doa Peliharakan Sultan was read by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Haji Awang Salim bin HAJI Besar. Also present were Permanent Secretaries and Deputy Permanent Secretaries. This year's ceremony was jointly organised by Adat Istiadat Negara Department and Audit Department.
Source: Radio Television Brunei