A conversion ceremony was held recently (23 May 2014, Friday) for a Lamunin fire station firefighter. The ceremony was held at their residence in Kuala Ungar, Mukim Rambai, Tutong.
Present as guest of honour was Awang Yahya bin Hj Abd Rahman, Director of Fire and Rescue Department. Also present was Senior Superintendent Fire Rescue (SSFR) Tahir bin Hj Muktal; Commanding Officer Operational E Command Tutong District, Station Officer (SO) Muhammad Ali bin Hassan;Commander of Sungai Liang Fire Station, officers from Tutong Religious Affairs as well as mukim Rambai and Kiudang penghulu.
The ceremony started with the conversion oath and recital of “Dua Kalimah Syahadah” observed by the Religious Officers led by Senior Fireman (ABK) Jaya bin Tunggoi followed by his four sons and wife. They chose their Islamic name respectively. To mark the ceremony a dikir syarafil anam and sprinkling of bunga rampai was also held.
To conclude the ceremony the director also presented Islamic Da’wah Centre and FRD souvenier to the family.