Flag hoisting ceremonies in conjunction with the 33rd National Day Celebration can help instil patriotism and solidarity among mukim and village residents.
The Kampung Sengkurong B Consultative Council with the cooperation of the Mukim Sengkurong Volunteers group, SUMUS, held such a ceremony this yesterday. The delegation of flag bearers was led by Awang Haji Musa bin Haji Tahir, Penghulu of Mukim Sengkurong who is also the Acting Head of Kampung Sengkurong B. The flag was then presented to Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Putera Maharaja Dato Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Ghani bin Pehin Datu Pekerma Dewa Dato Paduka Awang Haji Abdul Rahim, legislative council member who is also the Advisor of Kampung Sengkurong B Consultative Council, who later handed over the flag to the Prisons Department personnel to be hoisted. Also present were Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Imam Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Hamid bin Bakal and Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Arshad @ Haji Sabli, members of the Legislative Council.
Similar programme was also held by the Village Consultative Council of Kampung Panchor Mengkubau National Housing Scheme through the Semarak or Glorification of the National Flag-Hoisting Programme 2017. Present was Yang Berhormat Pengiran Haji Mohamed bin Pengiran Haji Osman @Othman, Legislative Council member who is also the Village Chief of Kampung Masjid Lama, Pekan Muara, Sabun and Pelumpong.