TITHE PAYMENT REMAINS AT RM6.50 FOR SARAWAK

12 Jul 2013 11:19

KUCHING, July 5 (Bernama) -- The payment of tithe in Sarawak for this year remains at RM6.50 per person, the same as last year, said Assistant Minister in the Chief Minister's Office (Islamic Affairs), Datuk Daud Abdul Rahman.

He said the rate was fixed after taking into account the current price of rice.

"The rate of tithe for Muslims in the state this year is RM6.50, unchanged from last year," he said when contacted, here today.

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