The Ministry of Energy, departments and statutory bodies under it also held a rites of sacrifice ceremony. The function which took place yesterday afternoon at the Prime Minister’s Office Building Complex, was jointly organised by the Strategic Planning Unit and Safety, Health and Environment Board, SHENA.
Three buffaloes were sacrificed at the ceremony. The presentation of the sacrificial meats to 20 of the ministry’s staff as well as poor and destitute asnaf from Mukim Berakas was officiated by Dato Seri Paduka Awang Haji Matsatejo bin Sokiaw, Acting Minister of Energy. The sacrificial meats were also distributed to the homes of another 65 poor and destitute asnaf. Among those present Awang Haji Azhar bin Haji Yahya, Permanent Secretary for Energy and Pengiran Haji Jamra Weira bin Pengiran Haji Petra, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Energy and Power at the Ministry of Energy.
Source: Radio Television Brunei