Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society membership nears 1,000

|     Wani Roslan     |

THE Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) which hosted its 8th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Jury Room of Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas yesterday has membership of almost a thousand members comprising school cadets, youth and volunteers.

The AGM began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa Selamat followed by a speech from President of BDRCS Haji Mohd Suhaimi bin Haji Ibrahim in his capacity as the Chairman of the BDRCS National Council.

The meeting was attended by representatives of four branches of BDRCS – Brunei-Muara, Tutong, Belait and Temburong districts.

This year, the BDRCS celebrated its 71st anniversary.

The association is a statutory body in the country that concentrates on providing first aid services through training and certification programmes in addition to auxiliary services.

Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society representatives during the meeting. – WANI ROSLAN