| Daniel Lim |
A TOTAL of 246 Year 1 to Year 6 students of Pengiran Setia Negara Pengiran Mohd Yusof Primary School (SR PSN PMY), Lorong Tiga Selatan, Seria took part in a ceremony at the school’s multipurpose hall last Saturday to commemorate 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’s 73rd birthday celebration.
The event was held to further instil love and appreciation for His Majesty and the royal family for their efforts in caring for the country’s citizens.
The school’s Headmistress Raidah binti Haji Juni and Deputy Headmaster Haji Ide Ismawee bin Haji Ismail officiated the event.
Activities included a slideshow presentation by teacher Mirady Floridzan bin Abdul Rahman giving an introduction as well as providing information and history snippets on His Majesty and the royal family.
This was followed with a short poem on His Majesty by Beelie bin Tengah, an invited guest and resident from Kampong Lorong Tiga Selatan, Seria.
A series of quizzes were also held for each class that participated in the event to test the students’ knowledge on the topics discussed.