KUCHING – The 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games Torch Run 2017 continued in Kuching today after arriving from Samarahan yesterday.
Sarawak Youth and Sports Assistant Minister Snowdan Lawan who carried the torch on a boat from Pangkalan Sapi to cross Sungai Sarawak was received by Sarawak Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah at the GoDown Amphithetre Tebingan in Kuching.
Also present were popular singer Dayang Nurfaizah, Assistant Minister in the Chief Minister’s Office Sharifah Hasidah Sayeed Aman Ghazali and the permanent secretary of the Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Ministry Datuk Ik Pahon Joyik.
From Tebingan Kuching, the torch was carried to Bangunan Mazma, Kuching by Dayang Nurfaizah and a group of runners.
The Torch Run started in Sarawak from Limbang after ariving from Sabah and passed through Lawas, Miri, Gua Mulu, Bintulu, Sibu, Sri Aman and Kota Samarahan before reaching Kuching. – BERNAMA