Raya event fosters close ties

|     Daniel Lim     |

THE Bestari Community Centre (PMB) in Kampong Pandan, Belait District, under the Community Development Department (JAPEM) of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, celebrated Hari Raya Aidilfitri at the Kampong Pandan Library in Kuala Belait recently.

Present as the guest of honour to celebrate the occasion together with the attendees was Legislative Council member Yang Berhormat Hanapi bin Mohd Siput, who was accompanied by his spouse.

Penghulus and village heads under Belait District, Chairman of the Senior Citizens Activity Centre (PKWE) from Lambak Kanan and Tutong accompanied by their members, heads of government departments, and Chairperson of Pusat Ehsan Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam in the Belait District accompanied by special needs students from the centre were also present.

The celebration aimed to help further strengthen the friendly ties with the elderly, youth and invited agencies from various districts, in line with the spirit of the Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration.

The event began with the recitation of Doa Selamat followed by presentations and performances by the PMB Kampong Pandan.

The Chairman of PMB Kampong Pandan, PKWE Lambak Kanan and Tutong members as well as the special needs children performed during the celebration.

Guest of honour Legislative Council (LegCo) member Yang Berhormat Hanapi bin Mohd Siput in a group photo with guests at the Hari Raya celebration. – PMB KB