745 orphans from the Tutong District yesterday received donations from the National Orphans Fund, Tutong District Orphans Welfare Fund and Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam (BIBD).

The ceremony began with the reading of Tahlil and Doa Arwah led by Awang Abdul Wafiy bin Haji Kadiroshman, Acting Imam or Prayer Leader of Kampung Penapar Mosque in Tutong. Present was Awang Haji Azmi bin Haji Abdul Rahim, Acting Tutong District Officer. Also present were Members of Legislative Council.

The donations were presented by Acting Tutong District Officer and Pengiran Haji Mohd Najib bin Pengiran Haji Molek, the head of JAPEM Tutong District Branch. The recipients were orphans who are registered under Community Development Department, JAPEM. The donation is hoped to assist them in their preparations for the upcoming Hari Raya Aidil Fitri celebration.

At the ceremony, a prize presentation was also held for orphans who obtained excellent results in their Primary School Assessment Examination (PSR) and Religious School Examination in the district.

Source: Radio Television Brunei