| Hakim Hayat |
A TOTAL of 600 table-top mini flags were distributed to students in the Brunei-Muara District yesterday as the 31st National Day celebration draws closer.
In a ceremony at the Lambak Kanan Jalan 49 Primary School, Datin Paduka Hajah Adina binti Othman, Deputy Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports handed over the mini flags to hundreds of students of the primary school.
Prior to the distribution, a flag hoisting ceremony was held, followed by the singing of the national anthem and a speech by the school’s Principal Hajah Noorliah binti Haji Aspar. The event also saw poetry and choir performances by the students.
Initiated by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, the mini flag distribution was held throughout various schools across all districts in the country yesterday and was aimed to raise the patriotic spirit of the younger generation in the country. Brunei Darussalam celebrates its 31st National Day this February 23.