| Aziz Idris |
THE Brunei Darussalam Scouts Association (PPNBD) through the Rover Scouts Section organised the official launch of the Let’s Donate Book Project at the PPNBD Headquarters in Beribi recently, in conjunction with World Book Day 2019 and Scout Founder’s Day.
President of PPNBD cum guest of honour Haji Metussin bin Orang Kaya Sura Haji Tuba officiated.
Deputy President Pengiran Wahab bin Pengiran Haji Hassan, Chief Commissioner Haji Awang Badar bin Haji Awang Ali, Chief Executive Officer Abdul Manan bin Haji Abdul Latif as well as members of the National Scout Council and District Scout Council attended the event.
The two-month long project will be held until April 20. Among the books up for donation are school references, motivational, religious and fiction. Book proceeds will be donated to selected libraries across the nation.
The public keen to donate books can visit Level 4 of the PPNBD Headquarters from Monday to Saturday from 8am to 11am and 2pm to 4.30pm, and on Fridays from 8am to 11.30am.