| James Kon |
THE Communication and Community Bureau of RPN Kampong Panchor Mengkubau Village Consultative Council (MPK RPN Panchor Mengkubau) in cooperation of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) – through the Community Development Department – held the Prihatin 1 Project at the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium yesterday.
The guest of honour was Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin.
Also in attendance were Legislative Council member Yang Berhormat Pengiran Haji Mohamed bin Pengiran Haji [email protected], Permanent Secretary at the MCYS Datin Paduka Dr Hajah Norlila binti Dato Paduka Haji Abdul Jalil, Permanent Secretary (Administration, Finance and Estate) Pengiran Mohammad Amirrizal bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Youth and Sports) at the MCYS Colonel (Rtd) Pengiran Haji Maiddin bin Pengiran Haji Said, Acting Director of Community Development Rostinah binti Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Sura Pahlawan Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Tahir, Special Duties Officer II Rosdin bin Haji Abdul Aziz as representative for the Brunei-Muara District Officer, and MPK RPN Panchor Mengkubau members.
Prihatin 1 project looks to help underprivileged families who can’t support their family but are willing to work for a stable income. The initiative includes helping selected participants by handing over grass cutting machine for them to earn extra income.
The recipients of the grass-cutting machines were Mohammad Fakhrul Zul Azmi bin Haji Yusof, 29, from RPN Kampong Panchor Mengkubau, Nazri Azimi bin Asnan, 28, and Mohammad Khairul Azdi bin Haji Mohammad Tamit, 31, from RPN Kampong Meragang.