Huge turnout at World Heart Day 2018 Walk-A-Mile event
Taib (centre), Dr Sim (0.33 left) and some other dignitaries release the World Heart Day 2018 at Saradise BDC this morning.
Taib and Ragad leading thousands in Walk-a-Mile occasion held along side World Heart Day 2018 at Saradise BDC this morning.
KUCHING: About 2,000 human beings from all walks of existence participated in the World Heart Day (WHD) 2018 Walk-a-Mile event held at Saradise BDC this morning.
The occasion, themed ‘My Heart, Your Heart’ turned into released via 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 occasion held all through the sector, and in Sarawak, it’s been held for the last 20 years.
Minister of Local Government and Housing Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian, who is also the occasion setting up chairman and the Board of Trustee of Sarawak Heart Foundation stated WHD is a worldwide event that sees individuals, families, groups, businesses and governments around the world taking element in activities, to take rate in their health and that of others.
“It has the electricity to unite the people inside the fight towards the number one killer, that’s the heart diseases, inspire and drives movements to inspire healthful dwelling the world over,” said Dr Sim, who’s also Batu Kawah assemblyman.
Among those present were Taib’s wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Ragad Kurdi Taib and Kuching North City Commission Datuk Bandar Datuk Abang Abdul Wahap Abang Julai.