| Syazwani Hj Rosli |
THE 10th “Belia Cinta Tanah Air” Programme (PBCTA 10) conducted its second phase yesterday and involved the participation of some 20 youth at a traditional flag hoisting ceremony at Masin Primary School. They also took part in a cleaning campaign.
The guest of honour was Moksin bin Haji Kamis, Village Head of Kampong Masin in his capacity as the Advisor for the school’s Parents Teachers Association.
The special morning assembly commenced with the handover of the national flag from the guest of honour to a representative of the school followed by the hoisting of the national flag and singing of the national anthem as well as a patriotic song by staff and students.
Several 4WD enthusiasts also made a special appearance to further enliven the ceremony.
The event continued with the “kelapa pandan” tree-planting event to mark the 10th PBCTA programme.
Shortly after, the participants joined hands to clean and beautify the school.
The event was held in conjunction with the 31st National Day, which will be celebrated on Februrary 23.
It aims to build a sense of patriotism among youth.