Kuala Kangsar - The handing over of Zakat Checks and the break fasting with His Majesty Paduka Seri Sultan Perak Darul Ridzuan was held on June 25, 2016 at the Iskandariah Palace, Kuala Kangsar.
Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah Muizzuddin receive zakat payment from 12 companies and agencies total of RM 5,535,124.58.
Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad, represented by the Chairman, YABhg. Tan Sri Dato' Dr. Mohd Munir Abdul Majid handed over zakat amounting of RM167,875.67. Pharmaniaga Berhad, represented by YABhg. Tan Sri Dato' Seri Lodin Bin Wok Kamaruddin, Chairman, hand over the zakat of RM100,000.00. YABhg. Tan Sri Dr. Sulaiman Mahbob, Chairman, representsÂ TM Telekom Malaysia Berhad handed over zakat of RM179,130.00 and another of RM2,027,054.00 also received from Projek Lebuhraya Usahasama Berhad (PLUS), represented by the Group Managing Director of UEM Group Berhad, Hon. Dato' Izzaddin Idris.
Pertubuhan Peladang Kebangsaan (NAFAS), represented by the YB. Dato' Seri Haji Saipol Bahari bin Haji Suib,as the Chairman has submitted the zakat of RM1,182,760.06. Maybank Islamic Berhad zakat of RM500,000.00 was represented by Deputy CEO, Mr. Nor Shahrizan bin Sulaiman. Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad zakat of RM257,459.58 which is represented by the chairman, Hon. Datuk Zamani Abdul Ghani bin. Meanwhile, a total of RM 388,000.00 was received from Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV), presented by Mr. Mohd Majid Bin Yahya, Senior Vice President.
Etiqa Takaful Berhad was represented by its CEO, Mr. Ahmad Rizlan Azman handed over zakat of RM 336,000.00. RHB Islamic Bank Berhad, represented by Mr. Ahmad Mukarrami Ab. Mumin, Chief of Zakat Syariah Division amounting of RM200,000.00. Mr. Akmal Bin Hassan, Managing Director of Asian Islamic Investment Affin Hwang Capital representing Affin Hwang Capital has been handed over zakat of RM100,00.00 and of RM96,229.00 was received from Celcom Axiata Berhad, represented by the Director of Government Relations, USP and Vendor Development, Mr Saiful Bahrin Abdul Ghaffar.
Sultan Nazrin then consented to deliver the checks in respect of the payment of zakat to the President of the Perak Islamic Religious Council (MAPK), Tan Sri Dr. Wan Mohd. Zahid Mohd. Nordin.