RM600,000 for sports facilities


SIBU: The Youth and Sports Ministry has contributed RM600,000 towards the construction of sports facilities in the Division.

Lanang MP Datuk Tiong Thai King disclosed this after visiting the newly-completed multi-purpose sports facilities in Tekam Road here yesterday.

Three new basketball courts located are at Jerrwit Road, Lada Road and Sibu Jaya.

“Each court costs RM150,000 and it is for the youths to organise sports activities,” he said.

Also present were SMC deputy chairman Daniel Ngieng and secretary Hii Chang Kee.