The Ministry of Health through the Department of Nursing Services held a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony yesterday morning in conjunction with the International Nurses Day and the International Day of the Midwife 2019. The function took place at the Ministry of Health.
The reading of Surah Al-Fatihah was led by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohammad Isham bin Haji Jaafar, Minister of Health. One hundred twenty nurses from the Department of Nursing Services took part in the ceremony.
The ceremony was enlivened with the Dikir Marhaban to celebrate four new converts from the said department.
At this ceremony, 33 orphans received donations. Among those present were Awang Haji Abdul Manap bin Othman, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health; Doctor Haji Zulaidi bin Haji Abdul Latif and Awang Haji Maswadi bin Haji Mohsin, Deputy Permanent Secretaries at the Ministry of Health.