MoH receives donation for COVID-19 fight

Azlan Othman

The COVID-19 relief fund received BND820,000 donations yesterday from the Chinese community in the country.

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar received the donations at a ceremony at the Ministry of Health.

Leading the list of top contributors for the donation was Pehin Kapitan Lela Diraja Dato Paduka Goh King Chin who donated BND200,000, Ong Tiong Oh with BND100,000 and the ‘Orang Brunei Yang Perihatin’ group with BND100,000.

Some 346 members of the Chinese community nationwide donated to the fund to assist the MoH in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic in Brunei Darussalam.

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar receives the donation from Pehin Kapitan Lela Diraja Dato Paduka Goh King Chin. PHOTO: AZLAN OTHMAN