54 underprivileged families including senior citizens from a number of villages in the Tutong and Belait Districts, yesterday morning received contributions in the form of cash and food through the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Charity Programme in conjunction with Ramadhan. From the total, 35 of the families were from the Tutong District. The presentation of contributions for the district was held at Kampung Penanjong Mosque.
Yang Berhormat Pehin Dato Lailaraja Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Second Minister of Finance who is also the Chairman of the Yayasan Board of Directors, presented the contributions. Also present was Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Abdul Wahab bin Apong, Member of the Legislative Council who is also the Penghulu of Mukim Tanjong Maya and Dato Paduka Awang Eddie bin Dato Paduka Haji Sunny, the Managing Director of Yayasan. The contribution is in line with the Yayasan's policy of giving attention and care to the welfare and well-being of the countries needy.
Source: Radio Television Brunei