| Syazwani Hj Rosli |
THE Youth Development Centre (YDC) yesterday organised its monthly passing out parade and prize presentation ceremony for its best trainees, for the month of September. The event was held at the parking area of the centre in Kampung Tanah Jambu.
The ceremony opened with the singing of the national anthem ‘Allah Peliharakan Sultan’, followed by the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah. This was followed by a march past by 131 female and male trainees of YDC.
The march past was inspected by Awang Haswandi, the Acting Assistant Director of YDC, who then presented certificates to 18 selected trainees. The certificates were given in recognition of the trainees’ excellent performance in parade, discipline, spiritual and sports training.
This event aims to strengthen discipline and obedience among the trainees as well as encourage them to be proactive in taking part in activities carried out by the centre.
A Khatam Al-Quran ceremony to be held on October 18 will mark the end of the trainees’ programme for the 2014/2015 session. The final parade to be held on October 23 will mark the last day of their academic programme.