|KUALA TERENGGANU, 15 August 2016 – The Perak Mufti Department together with the Terengganu Mufti Department has organized a collaborative program namely Liqa 'Mahabbah between the two departments. The program, the first ever held been convened here starting on Friday, August 12 to Sunday, August 14, 2016 with the participation of 45 members of the delegation of the Perak Mufti Department of Perak, including officers, and staff of the department as well as the members of the State Fatwa Committee Perak went to Kuala Terengganu.
The delegation, boarded a bus and three cars departed from Perak State Mufti Department around 9:30 am and stop at Kem Sri Appeals for lunch and Friday prayers at the surau of Kem749. Lunch was sponsored by the soldiers. The trip continued and safely arrived at the Hotel Grand Princess at 8.00 pm, followed by dinner.
The following morning program continued with a visit to the Desa Murni Batik and Payang Market. In the evening, was held a forum at the Crystal Mosque, Kuala Terengganu. Members of the forum panel consisted of Y.Bhg. SS Tan Sri Dato 'Seri Hj. Harussani bin Hj. Zakaria, the Perak State Mufti, Y. Bhg. Tuan Haji Zamri bin Hashim, Deputy Mufti of Perak, and SF Ustaz Mohd Zaki Bin Mat Yakim of State Mufti Department as moderator. After the forum ended, the whole delegation of Perak were treated to a special dinner. Then the hosts took the delegation to the Islamic Civilisation Park with tram before back to the hotel.
On Sunday, friendly welcoming session with among the officers and staff of the two departments was held at the Terengganu State Mufti Department. Both of the mufti representing their departments was invited to deliver a short briefing on introducing the officers and staff, before discussing several issues and matters related to Islamic matters in the country. After the session done, the delegation of Perak departed and safely arrived in Ipoh about 11.00pm. The Perak Mufti hope this kind of cooperation program will be forwarded in the future to establish and strengthen relationship between the Islamic institutions.