PUTATAN: Petagas residents comprising 650 people including 200 children from the low income group and senior citizens in Petagas constituency received food, clothes, and duit raya.
Deputy Chief Minister, Datuk Yahya Hussin, said the donations are to help the recipients during Ramadan especially for the upcoming Syawal.
“Hopefully these donations and duit raya for children will help in reducing their burden,” he said during the donation presentation at Pasir Putih Multipurpose Hall.
Yahya who is also the state Minister of Agriculture and Food Industry, said the quake disaster in Kundasang and Ranau does not affect the state’s food sector.
“We have agriculture officers in every districts and the ministry did not receive any reports regarding on food shortages especially for vegetables from Kundasang,” he said. – SayangSabah