The public participation yesterday morning in celebrating the National Family Day showed a glorious family institution in the country. The multi-racial citizens of Brunei Darussalam shows the country is still upholding a family institution with the unique characteristics of Brunei and the concept of Malay Islamic Monarchy. This is in line with the celebration's theme My Loving Family, Glorious Country, as highlighted by Yang Berhormat Dato Paduka Doktor Haji Mohammad Isham bin Jaafar, the Minister of Health and Yang Berhormat (Retired) Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports.

In response to the National Family Day celebration's theme, the Minister of Health urged individual and family to maintain healthy to together maintain the family's well-being and harmony.

Meanwhile, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports among other things emphasized the importance of the Family Day which is highlighted in Brunei Darussalam in May every year. Yang Berhormat hopes that every individual plays a vital role in the family institution. The concept of Malay Islamic Monarchy including respecting and loving one another will shape a harmonious family.

Source: Radio Television Brunei