The distribution of the dates as a gift of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam is running smoothly. The relevant parties, particularly Village Chiefs, are using their capacity to ensure the dates reach the recipients satisfactorily.
In the Brunei Muara District which has 17 mukims, Village Chiefs who are entrusted to give away the dates come up with their own strategies in ensuring the distribution process is fast and convenient. Among the strategies are by cooperating with members of the Mukim and Kampung Consultative Council in expediting the process. In carrying out the entrusted duty, they also face several challenges.
Source: Radio Television Brunei