Committee of Supply 2021 debate, Day 7: Rahayu Mahzam on role of religious teachers

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Committee of Supply 2021 debate, Day 7: Rahayu Mahzam on role of religious teachers

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Acknowledging the challenges faced by minorities, Parliamentary Secretary for Health Rahayu Mahzam in Parliament on Monday (Mar 8) called for cohesiveness and tact in expressing views. She highlighted the influential role religious teachers had in instilling a deeper knowledge and understanding of the religion, maturity and openness in the community - traits crucial for meaningful discourse. She asked about the readiness of religious teachers in Singapore to provide social support to the community, and on the progress of the Postgraduate Certificate in Islam in Contemporary Societies.

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