Man awarded for dousing fire

Rokiah Mahmud

The Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) through its Operation ‘F’ Branch presented a Community Service Award certificate to Pengiran Haji Mohd Rahimin bin Pengiran Haji Ibrahim, whose swift action prevented a fire from spreading on June 3.

Jerudong Park employee Pengiran Haji Mohd Rahimin helped douse a fire at Simpang 265 of the Jerudong Park Housing at 9.22am, with the help of a fire extinghisher.

Commanding Officer of the Operation ‘F’ Branch Acting Senior Superintendent of Fire and Rescue Haji Nordin bin Haji Buntan awarded Pengiran Haji Mohd Rahimin the certificate at the Jerudong Fire Station yesterday.

Deputy Commanding Officer of Jerudong Fire Station and Operation ‘F’ Branch Public Relations Unit also attended.

The FRD advised residents to equip their homes with a fire extinguisher (powder type), fire blanket or battery operated smoke detector, as well as to switch off electrical appliances after use. The FRD can be reached at hotline 995 for emergencies.

Pengiran Haji Mohd Rahimin bin Pengiran Haji Ibrahim with the Community Service Award certificate. PHOTO: FRD