A newly built mosque with the help of American philanthropists through the Cambodian Muslim Information Center has been handed over to the public.


Tbong Khmum: Nowadays, due to the peace and religious harmony of Cambodia, all communities have prospered, including the Khmer-Muslim community, which has made significant progress, especially in the areas of infrastructure that have improved religious practices, such as the Surah Mosque. In fact, another beautiful mosque, funded by American philanthropists through Cambodia Muslim Media Center, was inaugurated in the presence of HE Sles Nazy, Advisor to the Ministry of Information and President of the Cambodia Muslim Media Center Located in Trea 1 village, Trea commune, Krouch Chhmar district, Tbong Khmum province on October 21, 2021. The ceremony was also attended by the church committee, representatives of Hakem, Imam Ustaz, and many other people.

On that occasion, HE Sles Nazy said that the mosque that was handed over was 9 x 12 meters in size and cost more than 30,000 USD, which was donated by American philanthropists that have donated by Zakat Foundation of America, through the Muslim Information Center of Cambodia.

His Excellency also said that this is the third mosque that Zakat of American has provided to Cambodia through the Cambodian Muslim Information Center, the two mosques have built-in Kratie province.
His Excellency suggested to the people to take care of all common property, whether it is a school, a mosque, or something else, not to look at each other, to reach a consensus, especially to be open to all parties. Want to participate in the development, do not adhere to any trend.

However, he reminded us that since we are in the context of Covid-19, the use of the mosque, we must respect the instructions of the authorities and the leadership of the authorities, especially health measures.

On that occasion, H.E also brought a message from the Minister of Information, H.E Khieu Kanharith, who always thought and cared for the people in the community.
The people expressed their congratulations and happiness and thanked the donors, especially His Excellency Sles Nazy, who brought money to build this beautiful mosque.
It should be informed that after the handing over ceremony of a mosque, H.E Sles Nazy also continued to inspect the construction site of a school near the mosque, which was funded by American philanthropists through the Zakat Foundation of America. According to the actual situation, this school will be completed in the near future and inaugurated for students to enroll in soon.