A meeting to prepare for the Muslim New Year, Hijri 1436, was held at the PPAO on September 25th 2014. Deputy Chief Executive – Soratham Jinda chaired the meeting which was also attended by PPAo Council Members – Sonthaya Suntharak and Kamron Pantip, Head of Engineering Division – Wasana Sriwilai, and other involved officials.
The celebration for the Hijri 1436 is scheduled to take place on October 24/25 at the Sapan Hin main stage in Phuket Town. Organized by PPAO, the event allows Muslims living in Phuket and neighbouring provinces to celebrate this important time together. For visitors to appreciate Muslim culture & heritage there will be information on Islam and religious activities organized to enable the faithful to observe their faith and continue to use its teachings to guide their lives.
The meeting follows up on various operation committees which have been set up to deal with areas that include site preparation, light and sound, stage activities, exhibition, welcoming body, OTOP stalls, food stalls, PR, security, medical and emergency services as well as follow up work and assessment.