Tahlil ceremony held for His Majesty’s late parents

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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

THE Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department yesterday held a Tahlil ceremony for the late parents of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam.

The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Yasin for Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien and Al-Marhumah Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit and was in conjunction with the 45th anniversary of the renaming of Brunei Town to Bandar Seri Begawan.

The ceremony took place at the Royal Mausoleum in the capital and was attended by Minister of Home Affairs Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Seri Setia Ustaz Hj Awg Badaruddin Pengarah Dato Paduka Hj Awg Othman and Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Hj Awg Halbi Hj Mohd Yusof.

Also present were Legislative Council members, members of the Ministry of Home Affairs, members of the Municipal Department and penghulu and village leaders in the capital.

The Brunei Times