In efforts to alleviate the burden of victims of recent fires in Kampung Burong Pingai Air and Kampung Tungku, Gadong, the Brunei Islamic Religious Council, MUIB, handed over financial assistance to the victims.
The tithe money was handed over by Awang Haji Abd Aziz bin Haji Akop, the Acting Secretary of MUIB. One of the victims, Pengiran Rafee bin Pengiran Haji Yasin, received $1,600.00 of tithe money, while 2 occupants working at a weaving company owned by Dayang Hajah Aidah binti Pengarah Dato Paduka Awang Haji Othman, each received $200.00. Meanwhile, Dayang Hajah Sarpiah binti Haji Bahar and Awang Mohd. Faizal bin Mohd. Sapar, victims of the recent fire in Kampung Tungku, Gadong also received tithe money amounting to $1,400.00.
Source: Radio Television Brunei