Subok community leaders join rescue briefing

Rokiah Mahmud

Some 27 members of the Kampong Subok Village Consultative Council (MPK Subok) joined a Life Saver 995 briefing last Sunday.

The briefing was held at the residence of Acting Village Head of Kampong Subok Lawi bin Haji Lamat. It was delivered by an officer from the Public Relations Section of Operation ‘A’ and Special Squad Unit from Operation ‘C’ of the Fire and Rescue Department (FRD).

Commanding Officer of Operation ‘A’ of the FRD Senior Superintendent Noor Aflan bin Haji Kachi was the guest of honour. Station Commander of Bandar Seri Begawan Fire Station, officers and staff of FRD were also present.

Among the objectives of the briefing were to prepare MPK Subok members on rescue missions particularly with increasing popularity in hiking and recreational activities at Bukit Sipatir Recreational Park, Bukit Karamunting and Bukit Laur in Kampong Subok.

A set of folding stretcher contributed by Ace Agencies Berhad presented by Raymond Sng was handed over to the acting village head. It was followed with the presentation of certificates to the participants.

ABOVE & BELOW: Commanding Officer of Operation ‘A’ of the Fire and Rescue Department Senior Fire Superintendent Noor Aflan bin Haji Kachi presents a certificate to a participant; and participants during the event.