By Ishan Ibrahim
Seventeen intending Haj pilgrims were feted to a 'Doa Selamat' ceremony on Monday at the Ministry of Finance.
The event was graced by Her Royal Highness Princess Hjh Hafizah Sururul Bolkiah.
Minister of Finance, Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Setia Dato Seri Setia Awg Hj Abdul Rahman bin Hj Ibrahim presented contributions to the pilgrims who work under different departments under the auspices of the Ministry of Finance.
The various divisions include the ministry itself, Treasury Department, Royal Customs and Excise Department, Supply and State Store Department and Employees Trust Fund Department.
A special talk on Haj pilgrimage was also presented by Ustaz Hj Zainal Abidin bin Hj Besar from the Islamic Dakwah Centre.
- Borneo Bulletin
(19th October 2010)