The needy in the country continues to gain the attention of various parties especially in the final few days before Hari Raya Aidilfitri. 30 thousand dollars were contributed by the Hua Ho Group comprising the Hua Ho Department Store and Hua Ho Agricultural Farm aimed at alleviating the burden of less fortunate families. The presentation of contributions to several selected aid recipients under the Community Development Department, JAPEM, was held at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
Present were 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 and wife, Datin Hajah Norhayana Janis binti Abdullah Lim. The function commenced with the reading of tahlil.
The presentation of cash vouchers to 3-hundred selected aid recipients was officiated by the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports and Awang Lau Hou Teck as Managing Partner of Hua Ho Group. Also present was Dayang Saidah binti Haji Wahid, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Community at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
Source: Radio Television Brunei