By Liza Mohamad.
Kuala Belait - About 20 youths from Kampong Sungai Teraban Kuala Belait joined a three-day motivational camp which kicked off yesterday morning.
The camp is organised by Youth Bureau, Kg Sungai Teraban Consultative Council to mark the 27th National Day celebration. It is also conducted for the youths to fill their school holidays with positive activities.
It is an annual camp open for youths residing in the village.
The guest of honour who officiated the camp was Penghulu of Mukim Belait, Awg Haji Pungut bin Ali.
The event was launched with the hoisting of national flag and welcoming remarks by Village Head Kg Sungai Teraban, Awg Mohd Mersidi bin Hj Mohd Shara.
On the first day of the camp yesterday, youths were given a chance to learn about the economic activities of the Women's Bureau and they were also given basic first-aid training by the Belait Red Crescent Association.
Today, the youths will perform mass Friday prayers, followed by attending a religious talk at Kg Sungai Teraban Mosque.
Tomorrow, the participants will have a sharing session chaired by Cikgu Hajah Harinah binte Hj Mohd Shara, followed by listening to a talk on the misuse of drugs from the Narcotics Control Bureau.
The camp will end with a talk delivered by a firefighter from Operation 13' Fire and Rescue Department.
--Borneo Bulletin online via BruDirect.com (Friday, 25 March 2011)