May 24, 2009 - The Gotong-Royong Campaign with Sunway Damansara Sdn Bhd to clean up the Dataran Sunway commercial centre was officiated by the Mayor of MBPJ, Y.Bhg. DatoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ Haji Mohamad Roslan bin Sakiman.
Present at the ceremony were Mr. Panneerselvam Varathan, MBPJ Councillor; Mr. Ngian Siew Siong, Managing Director, Sunway Damansara Sdn Bhd; Pn. Hajah Noraida binti Haji Mohd. Yusof, Director of Sunway Damansara Sdn Bhd & Controller of Selangor State Economic Development Corporation (PKNS); and Tuan Haji Syed Abd Malik B. Syed A Hamid Aljafree, MBPJ Councillor.
In his speech, Y.Bhg. DatoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ Haji Mohamad Roslan bin Sakiman said that this initiative clearly reflects MBPJÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s commitment and responsibility towards civic issues and substantiates what it has aimed to achieve through the Ã¢â‚¬â„¢year of cleanlinessÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ campaign launched earlier this year.
Ã¢â‚¬ï¿½While we continue our efforts and clean the city with initiatives such as this, I would like to reinforce that each of us as a citizen has a responsibility of keeping our surroundings clean and hygienic in ensuring that Dataran Sunway will become a role model of Zon Bersih, an important element of the cleanliness campaign launched by MBPJ earlier this year,Ã¢â‚¬ï¿½ he said.
The mayor urged the community from the other zones to emulate the initiative and to look up to Dataran Sunway as a good example that a commercial area can be a clean and healthy environment, granted that everyone plays their role.
Responding to Y.Bhg. DatoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ Haji Mohamad RoslanÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s comments, Sunway Damansara Sdn BhdÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Managing Director, Ngian Siew Seong said that, Ã¢â‚¬ï¿½The presence of everyone who came today demonstrates that we all share the same ideals - that is the creation of a better environment within the community.Ã¢â‚¬ï¿½
Ã¢â‚¬Å“At Sunway, we have always believed in nurturing communities within an environment which is safe and conducive for healthy living. As the community master developer, we have a track record of initiating and supporting many awareness and civic campaigns, and now this gotong royong to enhance the overall environment for the Sunway communities,Ã¢â‚¬ï¿½ Ngian added.