64 thousand 4 hundred dollars were donated by the government of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam through the allocation of Community Development Department, JAPEM, to 10 heads of family involved in the fire incident at Kampung Bendahara Lama, Kampung Tungku and Kampung Tanah Jambu. The donation presentation ceremony took place this afternoon at the Pusat Bahagia in Kampung Pulaie.
The contribution was handed over by Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports. Also present were Pengiran Haji Mohd Hasnan bin Pengiran Haji Ali Hassan, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports and Doctor Siti Norkhalbi binti Haji Wahsalfelah, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry. The assistance in the form of financial to the fire victims happened on December 2019 and January 2020, is hoped to alleviate the burden of the fire victims to continue their daily life. This effort shows the government care and attention on the welfare and well-being of citizen and resident in the country who falls into disaster.
Source: Radio Television Brunei