| Azlan Othman |
HIS Royal Highness Prince Deputy Inspector General of Police Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), and Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah yesterday attended a high-tea reception hosted by the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) to mark His Royal Highness the Crown Prince’s 41st birthday.
Accompanying Their Royal Highnesses at the gathering were His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Malik, Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Masna who is also the Commandant of the Women’s Police, and YAM Pengiran Lela Cheteria Sahibun Najabah Pengiran Anak Haji Abdul Aziz.
Their Royal Highnesses were greeted upon arrival at the Banquet Hall of RBPF Headquarters in Gadong by the Permanent Secretary (Security and Enforcement) at the PMO, Dato Paduka Haji Hamdan bin Haji Abu Bakar, Commissioner of Police Dato Paduka Seri Bahrin bin Mohd Noor, Deputy Commissioner of Police Haji Mohd Jammy bin Haji Mohd Shah Al-Islam, and their wives, as well as other senior RBPF officers.
HRH the Crown Prince later signed the Royal Parchment and took part in a group photograph before proceeding to the Banquet Hall for a cake-cutting ceremony and the presentation of a pesambah depicting ‘Mimbar (Pulpit) Salehuddin’ by the Commissioner of Police.
Before leaving, Their Royal Highnesses also received greetings from the RBPF officers and their spouses.
Yesterday’s traditional event is held annually since HRH the Crown Prince became the Deputy Inspector General of Police on May 5, 2005.