DBP competition registration closes tomorrow

|     Wani Roslan     |

THE Language and Literature Bureau (DBP) in collaboration with Putra Seni Group will be organising the Pantaran Sastera DBP 2019: Pertandingan Nyanyian Puisi in conjunction with the 73rd birthday celebration of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam.

The public interested in participating in the competition can get the form at the reception counter of DBP at Old Airport in Berakas or at all library branches throughout the country.

The closing date to submit the form is tomorrow before 4pm.

The competition is to be held on July 30 at Pentas Perayaan, the parking area in front of the Royal Regalia Museum in the capital.

The competition aims to instil the spirit of love towards the monarch, country and people as well as to produce a knowledgeable community especially in the field of Malay literature, promote work of local writers and to find talented youth in the field of literature, especially in poetry.