The Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department organised a 9 Pin Bowling Championship in conjunction with the 49th anniversary of the renaming of Bandar Brunei to Bandar Seri Begawan. The championship was held at the Golden Bowling Company, Airport Mall.
35 participants comprising of officers and staffs from the Ministry of Home Affairs took part in the 2 category championship. Such events are hoped to foster close ties between the community of the Ministry and departments under it.
Prizes were presented by Awang Salminan bin Haji Burut, Permanent Secretary for Municipal and District, Ministry of Home Affairs. The champion for the male category was Kasmi bin Haji Abd Hamid from the Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department with 599 points, while Mariana binti Ahmad Umar from the Tutong Municipal Department was crowned champion of the female category with 438 points.