In conjunction with the 46th birthday of His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Muizzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister's Office, several ministries, departments, schools and associations held the Doa Kesyukuran ceremony.
The Ministry of Defence and the Royal Brunei Armed Forces, RBAF held such a ceremony at the Ad-Difa Surau at the Ministry of Defencelate yesterday afternoon. In attendance was Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd. Yussof, Second Minister of Defence. The ceremony commenced with the mass Fardhu Maghrib prayer, followed by the Sunat Hajat prayer, reading of Surah Yasin and Doa Kesyukuran, and mass Fardhu Isya' prayer. Also present was Major General Pengiran Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces.
A similar ceremony was also organised by the Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah Hospital in Tutong District. This afternoon's ceremony took place at Surau As-Salam of the hospital. In attendance was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Mohammad Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health. The ceremony began with the mass Sunat Hajat prayer, reading of Surah Yasin and Doa Kesyukuran, and mass Fardhu Asar prayer. Also joining the congregants were Awang Haji Abdul Manap bin Haji Othman, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health and Deputy Permanent Secretaries at the ministry.
The Prime Minister's Office and Departments under it this afternoon held a Doa Kesyukuran Ceremony at Ash- Shaliheen Mosque, the Prime Minister's building complex. Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office. It began with the recital of Surah Yaasin and Tahlil, followed by the Doa Kesyukuran and mass Fardhu Asar prayer. Among the congregants were invited guests, Permanent Secretaries and Deputy permanent Secretaries at the Prime Minister's Office and Departments under it.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Development also organised a similar ceremony this afternoon. In attendance was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Engineer Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development. Also in attendance were Dato Seri Paduka Architect Awang Haji Marzuke bin Haji Mohsin, Deputy Minister of Development; Engineer Awang Haji Amer Hishamuddin bin Pehin Orang Kaya Amar Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Haji Zakaria, Permanent Secretary for Infrastructure, Housing and Professional at the Ministry of Development and Surveyor Dayang Hajah Norhayati binti Haji Mohd Yakub, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Development. The ceremony began with mass Fardhu Asar prayer and reading of Surah Yassin and Doa Kesyukuran.
Meanwhile, Universiti Brunei Darussalam - UBD, Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University - UNISSA and Universiti Teknologi Brunei - UTB also held a similar ceremony at the University Mosque, Universiti Brunei Darussalam. Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman, Minister of Education. The ceremony began with the mass Fardhu Maghrib prayer, followed by the Sunat Hajat prayer, reading of Surah Yasin and Doa Kesyukuran, and mass Fardhu Isya' prayer. Also present were Permanent Secretaries at the Ministry of Education.
Source: Radio Television Brunei