More than 20 participants of the 'Semarak Jawi' programme organised by the Al-Muhtadee Billah Mosque in Kampung Sungai Kebun received their prizes and certificate of participation during the Closing Ceremony, yesterday. The programme was held in conjunction with the 33rd National Day Celebration.

Present to hand over the prizes was Awang Roslan bin Haji Tajaah, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Religious Affairs. Throughout the programme which began on the 1st of April, three events have been carried out namely the Jawi Workshop, Jawi Writing Competition and Jawi Text Reading Competition. The programme was participated by members of the mosque takmir committee, mosque youth and village residents. According to Awang Haji Abu Samah Shukri bin Haji Mohammad Hussien, Imam of Al-Muhtadee Billah Mosque in kampong Sungai Kebun, the programme was one of the efforts to glorify the mosque and expose the youth with beneficial activities.