KUANTAN, May 27 – Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi is scheduled to grace the Paya Besar UMNO Sumbangsih Night celebration at Bukit Gambang Resort City here tomorrow. Paya Besar UMNO chief Datuk Abdul Manan Ismail said 5,000 Pahang UMNO leaders and members, including Pahang UMNO Liaison Committee chairman Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob, would also attend the event.
“This event is being organised as an appreciation for Paya Besar UMNO members who have made significant contributions to the party this year. Eight awards will be presented to them based on the assessment by the selection committee,” he told Bernama here today.
The awards are for Best State Constituency, Best Division Bureau, Best Branch, Best Branch Leadership, Best Wing, Best UMNO Veteran, Best DUN Special Officer and Best Head of Division. Each winner will receive cash of RM2,000, trophy and certificate, except for Best State Constituency Award, which will receive RM10,000.