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Appreciating the Hoisting of the National Flag Programme

News: Haji Ariffin Mohd Noor/Morshidi

KUALA BELAIT, Sunday, July 2. – To encourage and cultivate the practice of raising the National Flag among citizens and residents of this country, especially during the celebration of big national events, at particular times during the nation important occasion, the Department of Information Department in conjunction with the celebration of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, The Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's 71st birthday, celebrations once more held the  continues to hold Appreciating the Hoisting of the National Flag Programme for Belait District at the Kampung Pandan National Housing Scheme Mosque.

 

Present as the Attend as a guest of honour was the Permanent Secretary (Media and Cabinet) at the Prime Minister's Office, Awang Haji Mohd Riza bin Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Yunos. Also present at the ceremony were the senior government officials, penghulus, ketua kampung village heads, associations, uniformed personnel, business premises, private companies, teachers and residents in the Belait District.


The ceremony programme began with the recitation of verses from the holy Holy Quran - Surah An-Nisa, recited by Awang Ahmad Zuwaqqar bin Haji Suhalil Suhaili (verses – 58 to 63), followed by a The program followed with special talks delivered by Dr. Awang Haji Noralizam bin Haji Aliakbar, the Director of the Core Science Center Centre of Fundamental Knowledge, Kolej Universiti Perguruan Ugama Seri Begawan (KUPU SB). In the talk, he also describes explained the history of the flag from an Islamic perspective and as well as the importance of the flag to the country and the people, symbolising the country's unity. that symbolises unity of the country.


The programme ended with the reading of the Ratib Al-Attas and prayer 'Allah Peliharakan Sultan' and Brunei Darussalam, led bythe Imam of Masjid of Kampong Kampung Pandan National Housing Scheme Mosque, Awang Haji Ibrahim bin Haji Dullah. The same programme was held simultaneously at the Mohammad Bolkiah Mosque, Kampung Serusop, Brunei Muara; Kampung Rataie National Housing Scheme Mosque, Temburong District; and Pengiran anak Anak Haji Mohamed Alam Mosque, Kampung Sengkarai, at Tutong District.

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