Some Twenty Three Thousand, Three Hundred and Seventy dollars were handed over by the Brunei Islamic Religious Council, MUIB to fifty families from the Poor and Destitute Recipient Group in the Temburong District. The presentation of Tithe Money Distribution for the group was held on 11th May afternoon at the Kampung Batu Apoi Mosque.
Handing over the donation was Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Aziz bin Orang Kaya Maharaja Lela Haji Mohd Yussof, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs as a member of MUIB. The distribution of tithe money aimed to ease the burden of recipients specifically in preparing for the Hari Raya Aidil Fitri celebration.
Earlier, the Ministry of Religious Affairs' delegation held a Tadarus Al-Quran at the mosque. The event was also filled with the Tadabbur al-Quran, Tahlil and Doa Arwah. Also present were Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Emran bi Haji Sabtu, Member of the Legislative Council and Awang Mohd Yassin bin Haji Ahmed, the Acting Temburong District Officer. Pengiran Muda 'Abdul Wakeel mosque of Mukim Kiudang in the Tutong District will become the focal point tomorrow for the Tadarus ceremony of the Ministry of Religious Affairs.