More than 280 victims of last February's floods in the Tutong district have received financial assistance from the government. The presentation of assistance was officiated by 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 in attendance were members of the Legislative Council, Yang Berhormat Haji Umarali bin Esung and Yang Berhormat Haji Abdul Wahab bin Apong, and Datin Paduka Dr Hajah Norlila Binti Dato Paduka Haji Abd Jalil, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports. The assistance is hoped to help alleviate the burden of the flood victims and their families. The ceremony was held yesterday morning at Serambangun Multipurpose Hall in Tutong.
Source:: Radio Television Brunei