His Majesty attends Cheteria’s funeral

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HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday attended the funeral of a Cheteria at Kg Mentiri, according to a Radio Televisyen Brunei report.

Yang Amat Mulia Pg Lela Negara Pg Hj Mohammad ibni Al-Marhum Pg Bendahara Pg Anak Abdul Rahman passed away on September 18 at the RIPAS Hospital. He was 81 years old. He was buried at the Khutbah Makam Di-Raja, the report said. Also attending the funeral was Her Royal Highness Princess Hajah Masna.

According to the report, during his lifetime, His Majesty had consented to grant the late Pg Hj Mohammad the title Cheteria YAM Pg Laila Negara on April 19, 1979.

He was also awarded several Orders and Decorations as well Honourable Medals which include The Most Distinguished Order of Paduka Seri Laila Jasa (DSLJ), The Most Honourable Order of Seri Paduka Mahkota Brunei (SMB), Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Medal (PHBS), Long Service Medal (PKL). He was a former Special Grade Supervisor at the Public Works Department and was later appointed as a member of the Legislative Council. (SHS1)

The Brunei Times