Huge turnout at World Heart Day 2018 Walk-A-Mile event
Taib (centre), Dr Sim (1/3 left) and some different dignitaries launch the World Heart Day 2018 at Saradise BDC this morning.
Taib and Ragad main hundreds in Walk-a-Mile event held along with World Heart Day 2018 at Saradise BDC this morning.
KUCHING: About 2,000 humans from all walks of existence participated inside the World Heart Day (WHD) 2018 Walk-a-Mile event held at Saradise BDC this morning.
The occasion, themed ‘My Heart, Your Heart’ was released by using the Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud, who is additionally the chairman of the Sarawak Heart Foundation.
WHD is an annual event held for the duration of the sector, and in Sarawak, it has been held for the final 20 years.
Minister of Local Government and Housing Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian, who is also the event establishing chairman and the Board of Trustee of Sarawak Heart Foundation stated WHD is a global occasion that sees people, households, groups, enterprises and governments around the world taking part in sports, to take price of their fitness and that of others.
“It has the power to unite the human beings inside the combat in opposition to the number one killer, that’s the heart diseases, inspire and drives actions to encourage healthful dwelling across the world,” said Dr Sim, who is additionally Batu Kawah assemblyman.
Among the ones present had been Taib’s spouse Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Ragad Kurdi Taib and Kuching North City Commission Datuk Bandar Datuk Abang Abdul Wahap Abang Julai.