SHAH ALAM, April 6, 2018 – Lembaga Zakat Selangor (LZS) celebrates LZS collection and assistant agent who has committed and contributed to spreading zakat prophecy and helps increase zakat collection in conjunction with the LZS 2017 Awards Ceremony held at Grand BlueWave Hotel.
These celebrities include the representatives from audit and tax firms, corporate agents, banks, post offices and assistant amil institutions of Institusi Pengajian Tinggi (IPT) that has been appointed by LZS to assist in collecting zakat in Selangor.
Also celebrated, corporate companies that are zakat producers and employers who make zakat payments through salary deductions at LZS. A total of 15 awards including three special awards were presented at the event.
Universiti Putra Malaysia, who is the assistant amil of the LZS IPT, received the Muaz bin Jabal Award as a recognition of the increase in terms of new zakat and payer collection and best commitment throughout 2017.
Mimos Berhad received the recognition of Umar Abdul Aziz Award for the increase in total zakat collection through salary deductions and commitment in the best re-distribution management for 2017.
Meanwhile, Pemerbadanan Menteri Besar Selangor (MBI Selangor) is the company of zakat payers who received the Abdul Rahman bin Auf Award. This award is given on the commitment shown on business zakat including managing wakalah distribution (Management and Initiative) in 2017.
Also present at the ceremony were MAIS Secretary, Dato ‘Bakhtiar Hussin and Ofifcer In Charge LZS, Abdul Basith Hamid.