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Ministry honours 262 staff for commendable service

Some 262 officers and staff at the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) and its departments, as well as the teaching workforce at educational institutions under the ministry, yesterday received the honorary Long Service Medal (PKL) award for year 2023 in conjunction with 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 77th birthday celebration.

Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman presented the medals at a ceremony at Serambi Suluh, Tarindak d’Seni in the capital yesterday.

The PKL is a recognition and appreciation from the Government of His Majesty, in addition to commemorating the medal recipients’ services. It also serves as a motivation and an injection of enthusiasm for staff and officers at MoRA to further improve the quality and productivity of work.

Among the criteria for the recipients of PKL includes completing 20 years of service, a good service record, have commendable qualities and personalities and have a performance rating evaluated very well in recent years.

Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs Pengiran Dato Seri Paduka Haji Mohd Tashim bin Pengiran Haji Hassan, Permanent Secretary at the MoRA Haji Mohammad Rosli bin Haji Ibrahim, Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary (Administration and Finance) Misle bin Haji Abdul Karim, Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary (Policy and Religious) Haji Hardifadhillah bin Haji Mohd Salleh, as well as officers and staff at the MoRA were present.

The event was organised by the Policy and Strategic Division with the cooperation of the ministry’s Administration Division. – Azlan Othman

ABOVE & BELOW: Minister of Religious Affairs Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman presents the Long Service Medal (PKL) to recipients. PHOTO: RAFI ROSLI
PHOTO: RAFI ROSLI
Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin presents a PKL medal to a recipient. PHOTO: RAFI ROSLI

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