espite the restrictions that remain in force during this COVID-19 pandemic, BGC pressed on to organize its annual Korban event as part of its Social Investment initiative in collaboration with the Jerudong Community.
Efforts to adhere to social distancing during the COVID-19 phase, it was a first for BGC and Jerudong Village Consultative Council as part of the company’s annual Social Investment initiatives to organise a Korban Drive-Thru to distribute sacrificial meat to the Jerudong Community.
To adhere to social distancing, the initiative was held as a Drive-Thru event at Sekolah Menengah Sayyidina Husain, Jerudong on 2nd August 2020.
A total of 2 buffaloes and 1 cow were sacrificed and distributed to 40 underprivileged families residing in Kampong Jerudong.
In attendance to distribute the meat were BGC’s Deputy Managing Director, Pengiran Shamhary Pengiran Dato Paduka Haji Mustapha, Contracts & Procurement Manager, Pengiran Dianawaty Pengiran Hj Matzin and People Manager, Md Khairul Amilin Maidin.
Representing Kampong Jerudong ‘A’ was Pehin Orang Kaya Lela Pahlawan Mejar Jeneral (B) Dato Paduka Seri Hj Mohd Jaafar Hj Abd Aziz and Village Head, Awg Hj Kharul Hj Lakat.