More than one hundred and 6 thousand dollars was collected through this year's SMS Brunei Prihatin Contribution Collection Campaign for the Orphans Fund. The camapaign ran for 40 days until the 10th of June. The proceeds of the collection was handed over in a ceremony yesterday morning at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
The contribution was received 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. Ninety-six thousand Five Hundred and Twenty Dollars contributed by the customers of DST; and 20 thousand dollars contributed by officers and staff of DST, were handed over by Awang Radin Sufri bin Radin Basiuni, Acting Chief Executive Officer of DST. Meanwhile, 9 thousand 9 hundred and 28 dollars contributed by customers of Progresif Cellular Sendirian Berhad; PCSB; and 5 thousand dollars contributed by officers and staff of the company were handed over by Dayang Hajah Normah binti Haji Ahmad, as representative of PCSB's Chief Executive Officer. The annual project was jointly organised by the Community Development Department, Radio Television Brunei; DST and PCSB. Also present was Doctor Siti Norkhalbi binti Haji Wahsalfelah, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Culture, Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
Source: Radio Television Brunei