Survey Department ‘A’ emerged as the champions of the Ministry of Development (MoD) and Departments Netball Championships after defeating Technical Services Department team in the final match at the Hangar Hall of the Public Works Department (JKR) yesterday.
The combined team of Administration and Finance Department and Water Services Department settled at third.
Afifah Syahirah binti Haji Abdullah Soefi of the Technical Services Department was named the best player, while Norhamizah Sari binti Haji Sulong scooped the best shooter award.
The competition saw six teams compete – Land Department, Survey Department ‘A’ and ‘B’, Technical Services Department, combined Road and Drainage Sewerage Department, and combined team of the Administration and Finance Department with Water Services Department.
It was officiated by the spouse of the Deputy Minister of Development Datin Hajah Hajizah binti Metayer.
Also present were Permanent Secretary (Planning, Land Use and Environment) at the MoD Dr Nor Imtihan binti Haji Abdul Razak, spouse of the Permanent Secretary (Infrastructure, Housing and Professional) at the MoD Lim Sui Kau Alice, Acting Director General of JKR, officials and staff.
The tournament aimed to encourage the ministry’s officials and staff to be active in sports activities, while also enhancing understanding and cooperation among themselves.