JOYOUS REUNION: Some 300 party members and their families attend the event organised by Tambun division
IPOH: SOME 300 veteran Umno members and their families from the Tambun division attended a Hari Raya Open House organised by the Tambun Veteran Umno division at a hotel here recently.
The guest of honour was Second Finance Minister and Tambun member of parliament, Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah.
Also present were Manjoi assemblyman Datuk Nadzri Ismail, Perak Veteran Umno Association chairman Datuk Khalid Nasir and Tambun Veteran Umno division head, Mohd Haniff Saidin.
The veteran members, including those who were unwell and had difficulty in moving around, took time off to attend the event.
The division veteran members also pledged to support the three candidates in the Tambun parliament constituency, which include the state seats of Manjoi and Hulu Kinta.
The members were overjoyed when Ahmad Husni, who is also Tambun Umno division chief, announced an allocation of RM12,000 for them.
Another RM1,000 was pledged by Khalid for the veterans.