Fire victims receive financial assistance

James Kon

Victims of a fire in STKRJ Lambak Kiri on January 30 received financial assistance yesterday from 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’s provision for Community Development Department (JAPEM) of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS).

Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin presented the contribution to head of family Haji Ismail bin Abdul Kadir.

Deputy Permanent Secretary (Community) at the MCYS Saidah binti Haji Wahid was also present.

The fire that took place around 1.30pm destroyed the upper floor and caused water damage to the ground floor. The Fire and Rescue Department responded to the emergency call and reported no injuries.

Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin presents the donation to Haji Ismail bin Abdul Kadir. PHOTO: JAMES KON