| Rokiah Mahmud |
THE Mechanical Training Centre (PLM) held a two-in-one celebration to mark the Islamic New Year 1436 Hijrah and recent Teacher’s Day last Saturday.
The celebration was organised by the centre’s Student Council under supervision of the main staff committee of PLM.
Attending as guest of honour at the event was the Acting Principal of PLM, Sheikh Lukman bin Sheikh Haji Abdul Hamid.
The celebration began with a recitation of Ratib Al-Attas and a motivational talk delivered by an invited speaker from the Islamic Dakwah Centre, Haji Asmat bin Haji Tuah.
In his talk, he urged students to be more focussed, dedicated and committed in finishing their studies and succeeding.
He also advised the students on the dangers of smoking, urging them empower their self-esteem to succeed under all the hardship they might face once they completed their studies at the centre.
The event continued with a Qasidah performance from students of Industrial Skill Qualification 2nd intake. A recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Tahlil was also held to remember the instructors who have passed away.
The celebration ended with a cake-cutting ceremony to mark the recent Teacher’s Day.