Perbadanan Tabung Amanah Islam Brunei (Perbadanan TAIB) and its subsidiaries, Insurans Islam TAIB Holdings Sdn Bhd and Darussalam Holdings Sdn Bhd held a Qurban ceremony in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidiladha 1439 Hijrah.
The ceremony was held at the Masjid Pengiran Anak Haji Mohamed Alam in Kampung Sengkarai, Tutong District. This was also part of Perbadanan TAIB and its subsidiaries religious annual activity.
The Guest of Honour Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, the Minister of Defence II in his capacity as the Chairman of Perbadanan TAIB’s Board of Directors was welcomed by Yang Mulia Dayang Hajah Noorrafidah binti Sulaiman, Acting Managing Director of Perbadanan TAIB and Yang Mulia Awang Haji Osman bin Haji Mohd Jair, Managing Director of Insurans Islam TAIB Holdings Sdn Bhd.
The main ceremony was the distribution of the Qurban (sacrificed) meat to 85 invited Asnaf guests living in the vicinity of Kampung Sengkarai area and entitled recipients in which was handed over by the Guest of Honour, who also presented “Sumbangsih Dana Amal Maslahah Umum Perbadanan TAIB” in the form of a portable Public Address System (PA System) and a High Pressure Washer to the mosque.
Also present were Members of Legislative Council Yang Berhormat Tuan Haji Ramli bin Haji Lahit and Yang Berhormat Tuan Haji Abd Wahab bin Apong, members of the Board of Directors of Perbadanan TAIB and its subsidiaries; Members of the Syariah Advisory Committee; Senior Government Officials, Penghulu and Village Head of Kampung Sengkarai.
During the ceremony, the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa Selamat were led by Yang Mulia Haji Mohammad Khairul Azmy bin Haji Bakar, Mosque Affairs Officer at the Masjid Pengiran Anak Haji Mohamed Alam, Kg Sengkarai Tutong to bless the occasion.
This year, four livestock of members of Board of Directors, staff and families were slaughtered and another four livestock contributed by Perbadanan TAIB and its subsidiaries’ staff in the Qurban rituals.