| Anwar Rosly |
THE Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) Branch E organised a Family Sports Festival that was held at the Panaga Police Station, Seria. A total of 150 police officers and personnel as well as their family members took part in the event, hailing from several police stations mainly from Belait and Tutong Police Station Headquarters, Seria Police Station, Kuala Belait and Sg Liang Station, OPSO, JSKLL Batu Tiga Belait Branch as well as the RUA Reserve Team (Branch A).
The guest of honour was Commissioner of the RBPF, Dato Paduka Seri Bahrin bin Mohd Noor, along with the Deputy Commissioner of RBPF, Haji Mohd Jammy bin Haji Mohd Shah Al-Islam.
The Deputy Secretary of the Sports Fest Committee, Supervisor Detective P/ASP Aimi Safwan bin Zalidin, stated that the main objective of the event was to foster closer ties amongst the police personnel and their families, along with the higher ranking officials. “This event would allow greater interaction amongst them, and Insya Allah it will be carried out annually,” he added.
Among the sports events that were competed included rolling tyres, ping pong ball and spoon race, sack race, blindfold race and more.
“The most anticipated event was the tug-of-war which was also participated by the commissioner and his deputy,” stated Aimi Safwan. Side events included an aerobics session, lucky draw and best booth contest.