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Soka Gakkai Malaysia Participates in Community Cleanup


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On January 16, 2010, Soka Gakkai Malaysia (SGM) Selangor participated in a gotong-royong (mutual cooperation in a spirit of goodwill) community cleanup event in Jalan Berangan, Klang, Malaysia. Some 300 volunteers, including 20 SGM members, took part in the event organized by the Klang Municipal Council, in partnership with Panasonic Malaysia. The event was organized to bring the community together in a united effort to clean up the Jalan Berangan area.

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In his remarks at the beginning of the day's activities, Menteri Besar (Grand Minister) of Selangor Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim urged the participants to continue taking the initiative in caring for their community and environment.


[Adapted from a report from Soka Gakkai Malaysia (SGM); photos courtesy of SGM]