FRD organises events to mark 59th anniversary

|     Hakim Hayat     |

THE Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) organised poster handover and religious ceremonies to mark its 59th anniversary.

The poster – informing the department’s planned activities for its 59th anniversary celebrations – handover ceremony was held at its headquarters in Jalan Airport Lama.

Deputy Director of FRD Lim Hock Guan handed over the posters to commanding officers and sections of the FRD and also representatives from ministries and departments.

Meanwhile, a Surah Yaasiin and Tahlil recitation was held at the Royal Mausoleum in Jalan Kubah Makam Diraja for the late parents 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.

Permanent Secretary (Safety, Welfare and Law) at the Ministry of Home Affairs Mohd Amir Hairil bin Haji Mahmud was the guest of honour.

A Doa Kesyukuran ceremony was also held at the Surau of the department’s headquarters and was also attended by the permanent secretary.

The ceremony saw a mass Sunnat Hajat prayer, recitation of Surah Yaasiin, Rattib Al-Attas and a Doa Kesyukuran.

The department also informed that the Fire Fighter Run 2019 event will be held in August.

Permanent Secretary (Safety, Welfare and Law) at the Ministry of Home Affairs Mohd Amir Hairil bin Haji Mahmud during the religious ceremony. – PHOTOS: FRD
Deputy Director of FRD Lim Hock Guan hands over a poster at the ceremony