By Hj Md Said Arshad
His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday granted an audience to Markesal TNI Djoko Suyanto, Indonesian National Army Chief, who is in the country for a three-day introductory visit.
It took place at the Istana Nurul Iman.
His Majesty also consented to award "Darjah Paduka Keberanian Laila Terbilang Yang Amat Gemilang" or the "Most Exalted Order of Paduka Keberanian Laila Terbilang" (D.P.K.T) to the Indonesian National Army Chief, which carries the title "Dato Paduka Seri". A 'doa selamat' was read by the State Mufti.
Meanwhile, Her Majesty Raja Isteri Pg Anak Hjh Saleha separately received in audience Datin Ratna Djoko Suyanto, spouse of the visiting army chief.
- Borneo Bulletin
(18th May 2006)