First Rehearsal in Conjunction with 36th National Day

More than Thirty Three Thousand participants will be involve in the Grand Assembly in conjunction with Brunei Darussalam's 36th National Day which will be celebrated this Sunday. In ensuring the event runs smoothly, this morning was held the first rehearsal which combines all participants at the Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien in Bandar Seri Begawan.

The rehearsal was witnessed 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. The performance brings together students from primary schools, colleges and higher education institutions as well as members of youth associations, bands and the national service programme.

This year, about seven thousand students and public servants participated in the field performance. They expressed their enthusiastic. For this year's celebration, some Twenty Six Thousand participants from 161 groups will take part in the march pass which will be divided into 15 clusters. About 350 senior citizens are also involved in the celebration.

Source: Radio Television Brunei