Minister of Home Affairs visits Pasarneka Seria

Daniel Lim

Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong yesterday made a working visit to the Pasarneka Seria, to view the upgrading and renovation works at the premises.

A joint collaboration between several private companies, primarily DARe (Darussalam Enterprise) and V-Plaza Hotel, the upgrade included improvements to the cleanliness and overall appearance of the market surroundings.

During a tour of the newly-renovated facilities, the minister spoke to some stall operators there to learn more about their trade and source of income.

Accompanying the minister were the Permanent Secretaries and Deputy Permanent Secretaries at the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA); Acting Chairman of the Kuala Belait and Seria Municipal Board Haji Azmi bin Haji Abdul Rahim; Belait District Officer Ramlee bin Haji Jamudin; and representatives from the private companies involved in the upgrading work, including Javed Ahmad from DARe and Pengiran Md Noor Jofreen bin Pengiran Omar from V-Plaza Hotel.

Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong sharing a light moment with stall operators. PHOTO: DANIEL LIM