Kampong Sungai Besar fire victims receive help

Azlan Othman

Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah has reached out to the 15 victims of the Kampong Sungai Besar fire mishap that claimed the life of an elderly man.

Yayasan handed over financial assistance, expenses for mortuary and basic food necessities to the family who lost their home and properties to the blaze.

Permanent Secretary (Planning, Land Use and Environment) at the Ministry of Development cum Acting Managing Director of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Dr Norimtihan binti Haji Abdul Razak handed over the donations to the victims at a ceremony at Yayasan headquarters in Jalan Perdana Menteri.

In a separate event, the 15 family members received financial assistance during a Tahlil ceremony. It was presented by Assistant Managing Director of Yayasan Haji Musthapa bin Haji Matahir.

Acting Managing Director of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Dr Norimtihan binti Haji Abdul Razak presents the donation to the daughter of the deceased. PHOTO: AZLAN OTHMAN