| Lyna Mohamad |
NEW recruits for the seventh intake of the National Service Programme (PKBN) yesterday performed the Subuh prayer at the Mohamed Bolkiah Mosque in Kampong Serusop.
Joining the prayer was Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports.
The prayer was followed by a flag-raising ceremony and the reading of oath at the Games Village of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex.
The minister then witnessed the recruits undergoing a physical drill, before heading to the dining hall for breakfast.
Over the next three months, the new recruits will undergo a daily regimen of physical and spiritual development, which also encourage them to perform community work and religious activities, as part of their duties towards the country.