Press Conference in Conjunction with 36th National Day

The Brunei Darussalam 36th National Day Anniversary Celebration will be participated by over 30 thousand people. 7 thousand of them are students and civil service staff who will participate in the field event. While 161 teams involving more than 26 thousand registered participants will participate in the march-past which is divided into 15 clusters. The matter was stated by Pengiran Mohammad Amirrizal bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, Permanent Secretary for Administration, Finance and Estate at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports in a press conference in conjunction with the celebration yesterday afternoon. At the press conference, Pengiran Mohammad Amirrizal who is also Co-Secretary of the Executive Committee of National Day Celebration touched on several events that will be held in conjunction with the celebration. According to him, joint training will be conducted on 17th February at Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar Ali Saifuddien.

Yang Berhormat Dayang Khairunnisa binti Awang Haji Ash'ari, Member of the Legislative Council in the press conference touched on the role of 'Green Brunei' which will hold the 'Bandarku Bersih' and 'Bandarku Bebas Botol Plastik' Campaigns respectively. Green Brunei will also provide water dispensers in several places during the event.

With the world situation which has rocked by the COVID NINETEEN outbreak in China, the Ministry of Health has undertook preventive measures as well as advising the participants and the public to maintain their self-hygiene.

Source: Radio Television Brunei