Wives of senior gov’t officials learn about funeral rites

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THE Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) organised a fardhu kifayah (collective religious responsibility) course for wives of senior government officials yesterday.

The Imam of Kg Pulaie mosque, Hj Mohammad Borharuddin Hj Damit, explained the procedure for preparing the body for the final funeral rites.

Demonstrations of these preparations were then conducted by Hajah Siti Animi Hj Salleh and Dk Dahsimah Pg Ismail.

Datin Paduka Hjh Jahrah Hj Muhammad, wife of the Minister of Education; Datin Hjh Sapiah Hj Sabtu, wife of the Minister of Finance II; Datin Hjh Alimah Mohd Taib, wife of the Minister of Religious Affairs; and Datin Hjh Rosnah Pehin Datu Inderasugara Dato Seri Laila Jasa Hj Johari, wife of the Minister of Culture, Youth & Sports were among attendees of the course, along with wives of deputy ministers, permanent secretaries and deputy permanent secretaries.The course was held at the multipurpose hall of the Pengiran Anak Puteri Mutawakillah Hayatul Bolkiah Religious School in Serusop.

The Brunei Times