Over 1,500 staff of the Ministry of Religious Affairs participated in the virtual 'Malam Munajat' or Munajat Night held on 16th October night. Organised by the Ministry of Religious Affairs, the event aimed to bring individuals closer to Allah Subhanahu Wata'ala and seek His forgiveness by reciting Zikir, reading Surah Yasin as well as Doa or supplication to seek protection from COVID-19.
Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs led the recitation of Sayyidul Istighfar and the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah. Also joining in the virtual event was Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister of Home Affairs; Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud, Minister at the Prime Minister's Office; Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Bahrom bin Pengiran Haji Bahar, Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs and Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Ahmaddin bin Haji Abd. Rahman, Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy for Fiscal.
Source: Radio Television Brunei