Royalty graces Raya celebration of PM's Department
By P Marilyn

The Prime Minister's Department (Proper) held a Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration yesterday at the Hua Ho Manggis Mall.

Gracing the event were HRH Princess Hjh Majeedah Nuurul Bulqiah and YAM Pg Anak Khairul Khalil.

Present as the guest of honour was the Deputy Minister at the Prime Minister's Department, Dato Seri Paduka Haji Eusoff Agaki bin Haji Ismail and wife.

Also in attendance were permanent secretaries, deputy permanent secretaries, and senior officers as well as, staff from the Prime Minister's Department (Proper), Legislative Council Unit, Civil Service Institute and Energy Section.

The Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration is an annual event held by the Prime Minister's Department (Proper) with the aim of celebrating the festive occasion together with officers and staff under the Prime Minister's Department after a month of fasting.

It also acts as a platform to allow the officers and staff to be better acquainted with one another and enhance working ties.

The event followed with performances by officers and staff from the Minister of Energy's Office in collaboration with the Civil Service Institute and Legislative Council Unit with the song 'Seloka Hari Raya'.

Earlier, there were also performances by officers and staff from JPM Secretariat, JPM Istana and members of the organising committee with the song 'Suasana Hari Raya', 'Joget Aidilfitri' and 'Selamat Hari Raya' respectively.

The celebration ended with a lucky draw. - Borneo Bulletin (22nd Oct 2007)