PANGKOR ISLAND: Perak today announced a RM500 festive bonus for all its civil servants in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebrations.
Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Zambry Abd Kadir said the money will be disbursed tomorrow.
"The move is in accordance with the announcement made by the Federal Government recently," he told reporters at a press conference after handing out RM200 aid money to each of 300 Ziarah Kasih Ramadan Al-Mubarak programme recipients at the Pangkor Grand Ballroom, Kejora Inn here today.
The programme was organised by the Tabung Haji Foundation and the Umno Membership and Voter Registration Bureau.
Zambry said nearly 15,000 civil servants will enjoy the festive bonus worth a total of RM5.6 million.