Primary resources and tourism ministry marks Nuzul Al-Quran

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THE Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism commemorated yesterday Nuzul Al-Quran at the ministry’s Setia Pahlawan Hall.

The ceremony also saw the presentation of donations to 30 orphans of staff working at the MPRT and the departments under it.

The donations were presented by the guest of honour, Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism Yang Berhormat Dato Paduka Haji Ali Apong.

The ceremony began with the reading of Al-Quran verses by a qari from Iran, Mohammad Reza Khorramian.

This was then followed by a special religious talk delivered by the invited speaker from the Islamic Da’wah Centre, Ustaz Haji Anwari Haji Rawee.

Also in attendance were Permanent Secretary at the MPRT Dr Haji Abdul Manaf Haji Metussin and Deputy Permanent Secretary (Tourism) at MPRT Muhammad Wardi Hj Mohd Ali, along with heads of departments, officers and staff members.

This year, the event was co-hosted by the Department of Fisheries, the Agrifood Safety Division as well as the Administration and Finance Division under the ministry.

The Brunei Times