| Faza Suraj |
‘AWASI Anak Kitani’ (Watch Our Children) Programme was held yesterday at Kg Pandan Community Hall, Belait District.
Organised by the Information Department under the Prime Minister’s Office, the programme is one of its continuous initiatives in collaboration with the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) to promote awareness on the dangers of drug abuse among children.
Present as the guest of honour was the Legislative Council member cum Village Head of Kg Mumong, YB Awang Haji Mohd Yusof bin Haji Dulamin.
The Head of Drug Awareness of Belait District, Pg Hj Ali bin Pg Hj Samsuddin, said the programme is tailored for the modern era where drug abuse is an issue that cannot be dismissed. Parents and teachers alike are directly responsible for the children’s actions.
An officer from the associate, Hajah Norhayani binti Abdullah, gave a talk.