First Meeting of the National Committee for Birthday Celebration

Eventhough the COVID-19 pandemic has been able to be brought under control in Brunei Darussalam, festive events for His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's 75th Birthday Celebration that will be held must comply with the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Health from time to time to ensure the country is always safe and free from the pandemic.

The matter was reminded yesterday morning by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister of Home Affairs as the Chairman of the National Committee for His Majesty's 75th Birthday Celebration at the First Meeting of the National Committee for the Celebration.

Among those attended the meeting were Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Indera Setia Diraja Sahibul Karib Pengiran Anak Haji Idris bin Pengiran Maharaja Lela Pengiran Muda Abdul Kahar, YANG DI-PERTUA of ADAT ISTIADAT NEGARA; Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Penggawa Laila Bentara Istiadat Diraja Dalam Istana Pengiran Haji Alauddin bin Pengiran Paduka Tuan Pengiran Haji Abu Bakar, GRAND CHAMBERLAIN and Members of the Legislative Council. The meeting discussed the date and format of the main events for His Majesty's 75th Birthday Celebration, the Hoisting and Lowering Ceremonies of the Giant-Sized Brunei Darussalam Flag, Mass Maghrib and Isyak Prayers, Reading of Surah Yassin, Tahlil and Doa Kesyukuran and the Guard of Honour Parade Ceremony.

Source: Radio Television Brunei