Donations presented to DANA, underprivileged

Izah Azahari

The Association of Wives of Cabinet Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Permanent Secretaries and Deputy Permanent Secretaries recently handed over donations to the Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah Fund for Orphans (DANA) to help ease the burden of orphans’ during Ramadhan and to prepare for Hari Raya Aidilfitri.

Permanent Secretary (Planning, Land Use and Environment) at the Ministry of Development Dr Nor Imtihan binti Haji Abdul Razak in her capacity as the Acting Managing Director of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah and DANA Acting Chief Executive Officer received the donations totalling BND7,400 from the spouse of the Minister of Health Datin Dr Hajah Noraslinah binti Haji Ramlee during a ceremony at the Semaun House of Jalan Jerambak in the capital.

Spouse of the Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy (Fiscal) Pengiran Datin Hajah Norzanah binti Pengiran Haji Rosli, and the spouse of the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Development Hajah Husnah binti Haji Damit were also present.

The association also donated 70 food packs provided by the Society for Community Outreach and Training (SCOT) for residents of the Welfare Home Complex.

Representative of the association and spouse of the Minister of Education Datin Hajah Razina binti Haji Kassim handed over the food packs to Deputy Permanent Secretary (Cultural) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports and representative of the Community Development Department (JAPEM) Dr Siti Norkhalbi binti Haji Wahsalfelah at the Crust and Crumb in Berakas.

Spouse of the Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy Datin Paduka Dr Hajah Norlila binti Dato Paduka Haji Abdul Jalil was also present.

Members of the Association of Wives of Cabinet Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Permanent Secretaries and Deputy Permanent Secretaries in a group photo. PHOTO: AK ZAKI KASHARAN