Hari Raya donations for special needs individuals

Lyna Mohamad

The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) through the Community Development Department (JAPEM) in collaboration with Galleria YMRM held a Hari Raya Contribution ceremony for special needs individuals yesterday.

A total of 175 students and trainees of the Pusat Bahagia Brunei-Muara received Hari Raya Aidilfitiri green packets along with a goodie bag contributed by Galleria YMRM.

The presentation was conducted via a drive-through in view of the COVID-19 outbreak at the VIP parking space of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium.

Deputy Permanent Secretary (Youth and Sports) at the MCYS Colonel (Rtd) Pengiran Haji Maiddin bin Pengiran Haji Said, Chairman of Galleria YMRM Ramesh J Bhawnani and spouse presented the donations.

An annual collaboration between MCYS and Galleria YMRM since 2016, the event aimed to promote the welfare and well-being of special needs individuals and strengthen ties among the students and trainees of Pusat Bahagia with strategic partners.

Also present were Deputy Permanent Secretary (Community) at the MCYS Saidah binti Haji Wahid @Bunut, Acting Director of the Youth Development Centre Pengiran Siti Rahmah binti Pengiran Haji Salleh and senior officials from MCYS and Galleria YMRM.

Deputy Permanent Secretary (Youth and Sports) at the MCYS Colonel (Rtd) Pengiran Haji Maiddin bin Pengiran Haji Said and Chairman of YMRM Group Ramesh J Bhawnani presents a donation to Pusat Bahagia students. PHOTO: RAHWANI ZAHARI