Brunei Darussalam will celebrate the 13th National Youth Day on the 1st of August. This year's celebration carries the theme 'Belia Pemacu Brunei Maju' or Youths, Drivers of A Progressive Brunei. In conjunction with the celebration, the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports late yesterday afternoon held a mass Maghrib and Isyak prayers, tahlil and doa kesyukuran at the Lambak Kanan National Housing Scheme Mosque.
Present 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. Also present were Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Matsatejo bin Sokiaw, the Deputy Minister of Energy and Industry as well as members of the Legislative Council and the 13th National Youth Day Executive Committee. The National Youth Day Celebration aims to uphold the youth movement by commemorating and gathering the country's youths in an assembly with beneficial activities.
Source: Radio Television Brunei