The patriotic spirit is high as the country will celebrate the 35th National Day Anniversary in four days' time. This is also true for the preparations to further enliven the celebration, which is actively being carried out. In ensuring the smooth and organised running of the day's performance, a joint rehearsal combining all participants taking part on the historic day, was held this morning at Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien, in the capital. Among the participants taking part in the march past is His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Dipertuan of Brunei Darussalam's son, His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Wakeel.
His Royal Highness is among the students of Jerudong International School taking part in the private education cluster. Some 25 thousand participants representing 148 teams are taking part in the march past divided into 15 clusters. Present to witness the rehearsal was Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports. The full rehearsal will be held this Thursday from 8 in the morning at the same venue. This year's National Day theme,"Menjayakan Wawasan Negara" or Making A success of the National Vision aims to instil the importance of the wawasan negara or national vision in every resident and at the same time achieve Wawasan Brunei 2035.
Source: Radio Television Brunei