PUTRAJAYA – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today attended the Aidilfitri ‘open house’ of the Rural and Regional Development Ministry at the compound of the ministry building here.
Najib arrived at 1.40 pm and was welcomed by Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob.
He shook hands and exchanged greetings with the other guests at the function.
Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak; Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul Karim; Urban Well-being, Housing and Local Government Minister Tan Sri Noh Omar and Deputy Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Jailani Johari were among those who also attended the open house.
Ismail Sabri gave away ‘duit raya’ packets of money to children of the ministry nurseries, 60 children of Syrian refugees from Sekolah Jasmine As-Sham and 100 orphans from Raudhatul Al-Faeez, Gombak.
Speaking to reporters, he said about 8,000 guests attended the open house, held from 11 am to 3 pm. – BERNAMA