The Community Development Department (JAPEM) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) handed over financial assistance to a fire victim yesterday.
The financial assistance was from funds allocated under JAPEM by the Government of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. The ceremony was held at the ministry’s building in Jalan Kebangsaan.
Permanent Secretary at the MCYS Pengiran Haji Mohd Hasnan bin Pengiran Haji Ali Hassan presented the donation to Hajah Badariah binti Mamudin whose residence at STKRJ Kampung Rimba was gutted by a fire on August 8.
The assistance was aimed at lightening the financial burden of Hajah Badariah.