Students at the rehearsal. – PHOTOS: IZAH AZAHARI
BY Izah Azahari
A REHEARSAL for the much-anticipated get-together and Junjung Ziarah ceremony for the upcoming 73rd birthday celebration of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in the Tutong District was held at the Tutong District Civic Centre Complex field on Thursday.
Present to oversee the practice session was Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong in his capacity as Chairman of the National Executive Committee for His Majesty’s 73rd birthday celebration.
Also present were permanent secretaries and deputy permanent secretaries at the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA), the Tutong District Officer, senior officers from the MoHA and Tutong District Office, as well as members of the committee from various departments.
Participants comprised 573 primary and secondary school students, members of the mukim and village consultative councils, non-government organisations, public and private sectors from the Tutong District.
His Majesty’s get-together and Junjung Ziarah ceremony in Tutong District will be held at the Tutong District Civic Centre Complex field on July 24.
-- Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin