The Ministry of Finance and Economy and the departments under it held a 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 this afternoon at Ash-Shaliheen Mosque, Prime Minister's Office. The ceremony this year was organised by the Treasury Department. The function commenced with a mass reading of surah Yasin and tahlil.
Present was Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Ahmaddin bin Haji Abdul Rahman, Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy for Fiscal. Also present, Dato Seri Paduka Doctor Haji Abdul Manaf bin Haji Metussin, Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy for Economy. The ceremony was followed with the 37 times Khatam Al-Quran in conjunction with the 37th National Day Celebration and Khatam Al-Quran for tadarus ceremony in conjunction with Ramadhan. Also held was the handing over of Wakaf or endowments. The tadarus ceremony and presentation of endowments was also held at the Pengiran Muda Abdul Malik Mosque, Kampong Tungku, Gadong on the 15th of April.
Source: Radio Television Brunei