A seminar is to be held in Shah Alam on Saturday to provide an understanding and knowledge on the pig in the context of Muslim and non-Muslim societies.

It will be organised by the Muslim Scholars Association of Selangor with the cooperation of the SIRIM Muslim Staff Association (Perkis), Universiti Putra Malaysia Muslim Undergraduates Association (PMIUPM) and the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Universiti Putra Malaysia.

Ten working papers would be presented at the seminar, to be held at the SIRIM Auditorium, said Zamri Shapik, chairman of the Muslim Scholars Association of Selangor.

He said the seminar was open to a maximum of 500 people with a fee of RM150 for organisations, departments or agencies, RM50 for individuals and RM10 for tertiary students.

Those interested in attending can contact the association at 03-7955 4300. — BERNAMA