Majlis Kesejahteraan Masyarakat, MKM, or Community Welfare Council, has organised a Family Festival themed, "Loving Families, A Glorious Nation" in support of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports' efforts in celebrating Family Day which fell on the 1st of May 2017. The festival was held at Pusat Bahagia in Kampung Pulaie.
Present at the ceremony was Datin Paduka Doctor Hajah Norlila binti Dato Paduka Haji Abdul Jalil, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports. The ceremony began with a welcoming address by Datin Paduka Hajah Intan binti Md Kassim, the President of MKM. The festival aimed to instil the spirit of family togetherness among MKM Clients and members. Yesterday's event began with an aerobic exercise followed by several competitions and activities such as Healthy Menu, Colouring and Fun Games. Over 200 people registered under MKM and other members took part in the events. Meanwhile, Dayang Hamidah Lakem, the Secretary-General of MKM informs the public that the Legal and Advisory Clinic is being held until Wednesday the 17th of May 2017 at the same venue and will resume as usual after the month of Syawal.
Source: Radio Television Brunei