13 mosques and suraus receive personal contributions from CM

KUCHING: Thirteen mosques and suraus under Satok constituency have received personal contributions from Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Abang Openg in his capacity as Satok assemblyman.

The contributions were meant for the respective mosque and surau committees to use for religious programmes and classes throughout the holy month of Ramadan.

Abang Johari handed out the contributions himself during a simple presentation ceremony at his office at Wisma Bapa Malaysia earlier today.

Abang Johari (third left) handing over a contribution to a mosque committee representative at his office in Wisma Bapa Malaysia Petra Jaya, Kuching. Photo: MOHD ALIF NONI

The chief minister also took the opportunity to greet the recipients “happy fasting”while observing the month of Ramadan.

Abang Johari pointed out that it had been an annual practice to present such contributions to mosques and suraus in his constituency.

He also revealed that this year, the contributions amounted to more than RM20,000.