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Media Statement - Completion of Korban 2016


12 September 2016

  1. JKMS is pleased to announce that Korban 2016 has been completed. As scheduled, the Korban rites were conducted at 26 venues across the island..

  2. JKMS express their gratitude to mosque personnel and volunteers who worked tirelessly to ensure smooth operations, and to Agri–Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) for helping to ensure that the korban was carried out in accordance with international standards of animal welfare.

  3. JKMS Chairman Hj Saat Matari says “Every year we face challenges during korban and this year is no different. The livestock mortality is an unfortunate incident. However we are blessed by the commitment from the mosques volunteers and the AVA team to make sure the korban rites are carried out smoothly.”

  4. JKMS is also grateful for the trust from the community in ensuring that this important ritual and syiar is able to be maintained.


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