Belait community leaders address residents’ issues

Daniel Lim

Several mukim penghulus, village heads and longhouse chiefs from across the Belait District gathered at the District Emergency Operation Centre Room in the Belait District Office, Jalan Mckerron to attend a Muzakarah session yesterday.

Organised by the Mukim Penghulu, Village Head and Longhouse Chief’s Welfare Body (PEKERUPA) and Belait District Office, the discussion session also saw the presence of representatives from the Housing Development Department. The session was conducted to disseminate information about the roles of the Housing Development Department in the Belait District as well as addressing issues encountered by residents.

The session also informed the community leaders on ongoing projects handled by the department.

The session was co-chaired by member of the Legislative Council (LegCo) Penghulu of Mukim Liang and Chairman of PEKERUPA Yang Berhormat Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Mumin, Acting Village Head of Kampong Mumong ‘A’ Haji Yusof bin Haji Dulamin and Acting Director of the Housing Development Department Haji Shaharuddin Khairul bin Haji Anuar.

Also present were LegCo member and Village Head of Kampong Labi I Hanapi bin Mohd Siput and community leaders.

Legislative Council (LegCo) member Penghulu of Mukim Liang and Chairman of PEKERUPA Yang Berhormat Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Mumin, LegCo member and Village Head of Kampong Labi I Yang Berhormat Hanapi bin Mohd Siput and Acting Village Head of Kampong Mumong ‘A’ Haji Yusof bin Haji Dulamin during the meeting. PHOTO: DANIEL LIM