TYT honours 32 frontliner agencies

Taib (second left) presenting a mock cheque of RM5,000 to Sarawak Deputy Police Commissioner Dato Dev Kumar. – Information Department photo.

THE Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud this morning presented donation of RM5,000 each to 32 frontliner agencies involved in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic in Sarawak.

This was held in conjunction with a high tea reception to mark the Head of State’s 84th birthday celebration at a hotel here.

Among others, the agencies include the health department, state and federal enforcement agencies like the police, state departments, broadcasting department, divisional residents, Kuching South City Council and Kuching North City Commission, Borneo Post reported.

Present include Taib’s wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Raghad Kurdi Taib, Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Jemut Masing and wife Puan Sri Datin Amar Corrine Masing, Federal Minister for Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Dato Sri Alexander Nanta Linggi, and Speaker of State Legislative Assembly Datuk Amar Mohd. Asfia Awang Nasar.