Semop NGOs granted MRP funds

Abdullah (second right) hands over the allocation to one of the recipients. Photo: Ukas

MERADONG: Four organisations in Meradong have received a total allocation of RM15,000 from Semop assemblyman Abdullah Saidol’s minor rural project (MRP) funds.

According to a report by the Sarawak Public Communications Unit (Ukas), the allocation was personally distributed by the Assistant Minister under the Chief Minister’s Department (Corporate Affairs and Ukas) during his working visit to the Meradong district office on Friday.

The recipients were the Meradong Rando Club (RM3,000), Meradong Disaster Management Committee (RM3,000), Kampung Pemanca Legak Village Development and Security Committee (RM6,000) and Saberkas Meradong branch (RM3,000).

Abdullah said his working visit was to hold discussions with Meradong district officer Badjuri Bidin on the status of various projects for the Semop constituency that falls under Meradong district office’s administration.

Several village and longhouse chiefs also took the opportunity to raise some issues faced in their respective areas which required attention and action, Abdullah pointed out.

At the same event, he also presented a contribution of T-shirt uniforms for Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Semop and Meradong branches’ Skuad Sayang Wanita.

Also presented were special T-shirts for all volunteers helping to distribute food aid under the Sarawakku Sayang Special Assistance (BKSS) package for the Semop area.

Abdullah (second right) and others hold up the special T-shirts for all volunteers helping to distribute food aid under the Sarawakku Sayang Special Assistance (BKSS) package for the Semop area. Photo: Ukas