Royal birthday meeting in Tutong
By Sha'ari HZ

The first Pesta Perayaan Rakyat Meeting in conjunction with His Majesty's 60th birthday celebrations in the Tutong District was held recently to elect committee members and plan events including a rafting competition, a carnival and auto show, a gasing competition, performances from indigenous groups and communities, a handicrafts exhibition, and a teh tarik competition. It was chaired by Orang Kaya Jaya Putera Hj Muhd Taha bin Abd Rauf. Also present was Tutong Assistant District Officer Awg Hj Haris bin Othman. The village chief of Kg Long Mayan recited a doa before the meeting. - Borneo Bulletin (9th May 2006)