The Capital becomes the focal point for the public to visit the Gerai Ria 2019 which are held in conjunction with His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's 73rd Birthday Celebration.
The heavy traffic in the capital is a normal phenomenon during the royal birthday festive. However, it did not deters the public from visiting the capital and enjoying the festive atmosphere. The festive stalls are also the highlight of the celebration.
As part of the programme for this year's celebration, the Committee for His Majesty's Birthday Celebration has provided more than 100 stalls at the parking area in front of the Royal Regalia Museum in the capital. For the SMEs, such activities will give them the opportunity to make extra income apart from enliven the festivity. However the public should be wise and not to over spend.
Eating area are also provided with variety of food choices. In the aspect of health, the stalls eating area should maintain their cleanliness.
The committee also provides a surau for the praying facility for the Muslims. There is also a secretariat room and rooms for those on duty.
Various activities, including religious-themed events will be held throughout this month starting tonight. The stage performances and gerai ria will be held until end of this month.
Apart from the gerai Ria, food stalls and other businesses are also set up at the vicinity of the Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien.
Source: Radio Television Brunei