Charity drive lends a helping hand to 70 families

The Ministry of Energy (ME), Department of Electrical Services (DES), Safety, Health and Environment National Authority (SHENA), and Petroleum Authority of Brunei Darussalam with the support of Persatuan Kereta Tahan Lasak Brunei (PKTLB) Welfare Committee and Brunei Youth Volunteers reached out to through a Ramadhan Charity Drive on May 15 and 17.

Coordinated by the Petroleum Authority, the two-day event saw a total of 70 underprivileged families across all four districts receiving donations in the form of basic daily necessities and hygiene products, a press release stated.

The distribution was led by Permanent Secretary at the ME Haji Azhar bin Haji Yahya and Deputy Permanent Secretary (Energy and Power) at the ME Pengiran Haji Jamra Weira bin Pengiran Haji Petra.

Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Energy Haji Azhar bin Haji Yahya leads the distribution