Ministry of Justice and Religious Affairs organizes Holy Quran recitation contest

Shaheed El Hafed (Refugee Camps), July 1, 2016 (SPS) - The Ministry of Justice and Religious Affairs organized Friday morning in Shaheed El Hafed, refugee camps, a Holy Quran recitation contest involved the children of the Quranic schools in all Wilayas.

The contest sponsored by the Central Directorate of Religious Affairs included three types of recitations (quarter, half and whole Quran) and facilitated by licensed Imams in reciting the Holy Quran, in the presence of regional directors of religious affairs and central directors in the ministry.

The winners will be honored in a ceremony marking Laylat al-Qadr organized tonight in the Wilaya of Boujdour, during which they will arrange a collective iftar table, deliver religious lecture on the occasion, announce the amount of Zakat al-Fitr, and perform Tarawih prayers. (SPS)