Najib Attends Breaking Of Fast With Umno Members And NGO

KUALA LUMPUR, July 11 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak tonight attended the breaking of fast by Umno Supreme Council members with party members and non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

It was held at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC).

Before the time for the breaking of fast, Umno Youth executive council member Fahtul Bari Mat Jahaya gave a talk on the meaning of "jihad'" or holy war.

A special prayer, led by Minister at the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom, was held after the Maghrib prayer to pray for the Palestinians who were now under attack by the Zionist regime in Israel.

It was then followed by the Isyak and Tarawih prayers. The function was also attended by Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and the prime minister's wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor.

Earlier, Najib, who is Umno president, presented raya money to 100 orphans from Rumah Anak Yatim Asrama Damai, Kuang and the Sabak Bernam Orphans' Welfare Organisation.

The orphanage and the organisation also received RM5,000 each.


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