His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Muʿizzaddin Waddaulah has made an unscheduled visit to the Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University today’s morning 12 Oct 2020 at 10 am Brunei time.
The Sultan was welcomed by Rector of the University Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal. Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University is a leading university in respect of religious teachings as well as in legal studies. In the picture, he is shown with an Indian Professor of Law Dr. Nehaluddin Ahmad.
During the visit, the monarch went to have a closer look at the classes and interact with students and lecturers. The Sultan used to visit small places, hospitals, clinics and government departments’ offices without schedule programme.
His Majesty has a closer look and takes account of the facilities provided by these government departments for the public welfare.
The Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah put himself at the forefront of his country’s efforts to combat the coronavirus. His prompt alertness, Brunei’s preemptive measures appear to have slowed the coronavirus’ spread.
As of June 16, the sultanate only had three deaths. The Ministry of Health of Brunei has gone a long way in assuring the people of Brunei that everything is under control and as of today only six positive patients found in the country.