Exciting day for Marudi folk at Pekida’s ‘Jom Beramei’ event
MARUDI: It was an exciting day for the local folks during the ‘Jom Beramei’ event, hosted by the district’s Malaysian Islamic Propagation and Welfare Organisation ( Pekida) at Kampung Narum community hall here recently.
The carnival- like event held many activities catering to the young and old alike, such as a fishing competition, checkers competition, carom competition, darts competition, mini table tennis tournament as well as a colouring contest for children below the age of six.
Pekida Sarawak chief executive officer Drahman Mohd Amin presented the prizes after declaring the closing of the event.
Baram police representative ASP chief Jaimie Hussein and Pekida Marudi chairman Ismail Hameed witnessed the ceremony.
Drahman (seated centre), flanked by Jaimie on his right and Ismail, with the top contestants of various competitions held during Pekida’s ‘Jom Beramei’ event Kampung Narum.