In conjunction with the holy month of Ramadhan, the Ministry of Energy, Department of Electrical Services (DES), Safety, Health & Environment National Authority (SHENA), and Petroleum Authority of Brunei Darussalam (Petroleum Authority) with the support of the Persatuan Kereta Tahan Lasak Brunei (PKTLB) Welfare Committee and Brunei Youth Volunteers reached out to underprivileged families through a Ramadhan Charity Drive held on 15th and 17th May 2020.
Coordinated by the Petroleum Authority, the two-day event saw a total of 70 underprivileged families across all four districts receiving in-kind donations in the form of basic daily necessities and hygiene products to provide assistance and help alleviate the burden of the recipients during the holy month of Ramadhan.
The distribution to the recipients was led by Yang Mulia Awang Haji Azhar bin Haji Yahya, Permanent Secretary (Energy) and Yang Mulia Pengiran Haji Jamra Weira bin Pengiran Haji Petra, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Energy and Power) of the Ministry of Energy.
Officers and staff showing their team spirit in helping the underprivileged families
Yang Mulia Awang Haji Azhar bin Haji Yahya, Permanent Secretary (Energy) leading the distribution to one of the families in Tutong
Yang Mulia Pengiran Haji Jamra Weira bin Pengiran Haji Petra, Deputy Permanent Secretary (Energy and Power) handing over the in-kind donations to one of the recipients in Temburong