Keys for 666 new owners of houses in Sg Liang, Lumut

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BELAIT

HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam presented key plaques to 666 new house owners yesterday at a key-handing ceremony held at the Dewan Pusat Insani, Seria, Belait.

The house keys were for new terrace houses under the Lumut/Sungai Liang National Housing Plan. Keys were also given out for new semi-detached houses and terrace houses under the Lorong Tengah Seria National Housing Plan.

Among the 666 recipients who received keys from His Majesty, 584 were for terrace houses in the Lumut/Sungai Liang area.

For the Lorong Tengah Seria area, 72 people received keys to terrace houses, while 10 received semi-detached houses.

The ceremony began with the reading of Surah Al-Fatihah which was then followed by a welcoming speech from the Belait District Officer, Hj Haris Othman.

His Majesty then handed over the keys to the recipients, before a partaking on a series of visits.

His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam first toured the Pengiran Anak Puteri Hajah Rashidah Sa’adatul Bolkiah Secondary School, and then the Sungai Tali Lumut II Primary School. This was followed by visits to some of the new houses under the Lumut/Sungai Liang National Housing Plan.

His Majesty then visited the residence of the Village Head of Kampung Lumut I, Yang Berhormat Hj Md Shafiee Ahmad.

Also present at the key-handing ceremony and accompanying His Majesty on the visits were Minister of Development Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Hj Suyoi Hj Osman, Minister of Home Affairs Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Hj Awang Badaruddin Pengarah Dato Paduka Hj Awang Othman, Deputy Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office Dato Paduka Hj Abd Wahab B Junid and other senior government officials.

The Brunei Times