By Azrol Azmi
His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam yesterday granted an audience to General Songkitti Jaggabatara, Chief of Defence Force, Royal Thai Armed Forces at the Istana Nurul Iman.
During the audience ceremony, His Majesty consented to confer state decorations "Darjah Paduka Keberanian Laila Terbilang Yang Amat Gemilang Darjah Pertama (DPKT)" to General Songkitti Jaggabatara.
The General is in Brunei Darussalam for a three-day working visit.
Also present during the audience ceremony were Dato Paduka Haji Mustappa bin Haji Sirat, Deputy Minister of Defence, and Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces.
- Borneo Bulletin
(22nd February 2011)