New Straits Times : 2019-11-11

NEWS / NATION : 8 : 8

NEWS / NATION

NewStraits­Times . MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2019 | NEWS / Nation 8 INVESTITUR­E Perak Raja Iskandar Dzulkarnai­n Sultan Idris Shah and Raja Puan Muda Perak Tunku Soraya Sultan Abdul Halim. Other award recipients were Dewan Negara Perak Secretary Datuk Ayop Hashim, who was conferred the Darjah Seri Paduka Mahkota Perak award, which carries the title “Datuk Seri”, and Perak State Secretary Zainal Abu Seman, who was accorded the Darjah Dato’ Paduka Cura Si Manja Kini award, which carries the title “Datuk”. Sultan Nazrin also conferred the Dato’ Paduka Mahkota Perak (DPMP) award, which carries the title “Datuk”, on 12 individual­s, including Saudi Ambassador to KUALA KANGSAR news@nst.com.my BERNAMA PIC S ULTAN of Perak Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah conferred the Darjah Seri Pahlawan Taming Sari award, which carries the title “Datuk Seri Panglima” on Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Abdul Hamid Bador here yesterday. The award was bestowed in conjunctio­n with Sultan Nazrin’s 63rd birthday celebratio­n. The investitur­e at Istana Iskandaria­h here was graced by Raja Permaisuri Perak Tuanku Zara Salim, Raja Muda Perak Raja Jaafar Raja Muda Musa, Raja Di-Hilir Malaysia Mahmoud Hussien Saeed Qattan. Also conferred the DPMP were state executive councillor­s Asmuni Awi (Religious and Islamic Education, Rural and Entreprene­ur Developmen­t Committee chairman) and Abdul Yunus Jamahri (Public Amenities, Infrastruc­ture, Agricultur­e and Plantation Committee chairman). The Defence Ministry’s Defence Engineerin­g Services Division deputy director-general (project implementa­tion) Brigadier-General Mustaffa Othman and Bukit Aman’s Integrity and Standard Compliance Department principal assistant director (governance/general Policing) Senior Assistant Commission­er Azizi Mat Aris were among four recipients of the Darjah Dato’ Pahlawan Taming Sari, which carries the title Datuk Pahlawan. Earlier, Sultan Nazrin inspected a guard of honour mounted by 106 officers from the Second Division of the Royal Army Engineers Regiment, led by Colonel Muhammad Zamri Musa, from the Sangro Camp in Taiping. The ceremony, with background music provided by the Royal Malaysian Navy Lumut Base central band, led by Lieutenant Mohd Iswan Mohd Isa, was capped with a 21-gun salute by the 41st ceremonial battery of the Royal Artillery Regiment from the Sungai Buloh camp. The award recipients were among 254 individual­s receiving state awards, medals and honours as part of the sultan’s birthday this year. The second investitur­e is scheduled for Nov 16. Auditor general among 623 to receive Kelantan awards KOTA BARU: carries the title ‘Datuk’. “They are state executive councillor Mumtaz Md Nawi, Rantau Panjang member of parliament Siti Zailah Mohd Yusoff and Kelantan Justices of Peace Council secretary Mohd Riduan Junoh,” he said at a press conference here yesterday. He said other recipients of the the DJMK award include special officer at the Kelantan Sultan office Nik Pakheruddi­n Nik Kadir, Lembaga Zakat Selangor Trustee Board member Professor Emeritus Dr Muhamad Awang and Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr A. Xavier Jayakumar. Four army officers will receive the Ahli Yang Kehormat Yang Kedua (Datuk Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Kesateria Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Perkasa award, which carries the title “Datuk”. They include Air Force deputy chief Lieutenant-General Datuk Seri Ackbal Abdul Samad and Army Artillery director BrigadierG­eneral Ibrahim Yasir. “Eleven people will receive the Ahli Yang Kedua (Datuk Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Setia Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Terbilang (DPSK) award, which carries the title ‘Datuk’. “They include Local Government Department director-general receive the Ahli Yang Kedua (Datuk Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Mulia award, which carries the title “Datuk”. They are Survey and Mapping Department director-general Datuk Dr Azhari Mohamed, Works Department Civil and Structural Engineerin­g Division senior director Mohamad Zulkefly Sulaiman and Housing and Local Government Ministry secretary-general Datuk Seri Mohammad Mentek. “Twelve people will receive the Ahli Yang Kedua (Datuk Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Jiwa Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Mulia (DJMK) award, which Auditor General Datuk Nik Azman Nik Abdul Majid leads a list of 623 people who will be conferred awards and medals in conjunctio­n with Sultan of Kelantan Sultan Muhammad V’s 50th birthday celebratio­n today. State Secretary Datuk Nazran Muhammad said Nik Azman is among the two recipients of the Ahli Yang Pertama (Seri Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Setia Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Terbilang award, which carries the title “Datuk”. He said the other recipient is state legal adviser Datuk Shahidani Abd Aziz. Nazran said three people would Datuk Noor Ihsan Che Mat, Kelantan health director Dr Zaini Hussin, Wildlife and National Parks Department deputy director-general (operations) Hasnan Yusof and Gua Musang district officer Norazman Abd Ghani.” He said eight people will receive the Ahli Yang Ketiga (Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Mulia award and the Ahli Yang Ketiga (Taulan) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Jiwa Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Mulia (Al-Ismaili III) award. Nazran said 11 people will receive the Ahli Yang Ketiga (Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Setia Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Perkasa (Al-Yahyawi III) award, adn 25 people would receive the Ahli Yang Ketiga (Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Setia Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Terbilang (Al-Ibrahimi III) award. He said six people will get the Ahli Yang Ketiga (Paduka) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Jasa Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Setia (Al-Petrawai III) award, while another 53 would be conferred the Ahli Yang Keempat (Bentara) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Setia Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Terbilang (Al-Ibrahimi IV) award. Six people would be bestowed the Ahli Yang Keempat (Bentara) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Jasa Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Setia (Al-Petrawi IV) award, 58 would be conferred the Ahli Yang Kelima (Ahli) Bagi Darjah Kebesaran Setia Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Terbilang (Al-Ibrahimi V) award and two would get the Ahli Yang Kelima (Ahli) Bagi Darjah Kebesaraan Jasa Mahkota Kelantan Yang Amat Setia (Al-Petrawi V) award. Nazran said there are another 407 recipients, including 83 for the Bintang Ahli Kelantan award, Pingat Bakti (77), Pingat Ta’at (73), the Bintang Seri Mahkota Kelantan award (SMK) (37) and the Justices of Peace award (7). He said Media Prima Bhd group corporate communicat­ions general manager Azlan Abdul Aziz is among the 37 people who will receive the SMK award. Recipients will receive their awards today and in March.