The "Junjung Kasih" book is a manifestation and outpouring of love as well as undivided loyalty towards His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam that acts as a contribution from the former students of the Brunei Government - Singapore Hostel in conjunction with the commemoration of the Golden Jubilee Celebration of His Majesty's Ascension to the Throne. The book's launch was held yesterday afternoon at the Dewan Digadong, Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
The launch of the "Junjung Kasih" book was officiated by Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminudin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports. The function was highlighted with a poetry declamation. Awang Haji Hamidon bin Haji Mohd Tahir, The chairman of the ceremony in his welcoming speech said that the book's writing contributions and publication is an outpouring of gratefulness and thanks by the a number of students who had received government scholarships to the Republic of Singapore.
Meanwhile, Associate Professor Doctor Haji Awang Asbol bin Haji Mail in his review touched on the book's importance as a reading, research and oral tradition material in studies on the development of Brunei Darussalam's education history.
Source: Radio Television Brunei