| Azaraimy HH |
THE 152nd intake of male recruits yesterday concluded their Basic Military Training (BMT) at the Parade Square of the Training Institute of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces in Penanjong Garrison.
A total of 136 male recruits underwent a 25-week-long basic military training.
Attending as the guest of honour and receiving the General Salute for the Passing out parade was Dato Paduka Dr Hj Affendy bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Hj Abidin, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Also in attendance was Pehin Datu Pekerma Jaya Major General Dato Paduka Seri Mohd Tawih bin Abdullah, the Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF).
The parade was inspected by the permanent secretary who also delivered a speech and presented awards to the outstanding recruits and instructor.
The Best Male Instructor and Best Overall Recruit were awarded to 15790 Cpl Aidey Earny bin Kasni and 50898 Rec Mohd Rusydi bin Rosli, respectively.
50937 Rec Mohd Norazmi bin Mohammad was awarded as the Best with the M16A2 Rifle while 50977 Rec Mohd Rafiulhazmi bin Hamdan was awarded the Best with the Heavy Barrel Automatic Rifle (HBAR).
The Best in Physical Training award went to 50987 Rec Mohd Jazli bin Ahmad while the Best Academic Knowledge award went to 50873 Rec (L) Mohd Hafiz bin Bakri.