House fire victims receive financial aid

Izah Azahari

Victims of a house fire in Kampong Madang yesterday received financial aid from the Community Development Department (JAPEM) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) during a handover ceremony at the Kunjungan Room of the 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 Dayang Puasa @ Kaimah binti Haji Kasim, to alleviate the financial burden as a result of the fire.

JAPEM Assistant Director Dayangku Siti Saihalina binti Pengiran Haji Mohd Daud was also present.

The fire occurred around 12.33pm on January 27. It gutted the residence as well as a tuck shop and an air-conditioner repair shop that shared the same roof.

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 at the donation ceremony. PHOTO: MCYS