With the spirit of Hari Raya, The Hari Raya Celebration has become an annual event of the WCC activity calender. This year the event was held on Sunday, 17th August 2014 at the Mak Jah Restaurant in UTM. The event was attended by all WCC staffs, almost all students and including the Dean of Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Prof. Dr. Johari Halim Shah bin Osman and also the Infocomm Research Alliance Dean Prof. Ir. Dr. Abu Samah Bin Mohd Supa’at. Some of the activities includes a short Marhaban session, gifts handout for 2013 and 2014 newborn babies of WCC staffs and students, gifts for newly married WCC staffs and students and also Best Dress for male, female and family category. The Best dress for male was won by Olakunle Elijah, for female was won by Siti Fairuz and for family was won by Dr. Haizal and family. All children that attended the event were very happy when they were given the Hari Raya Packets, this is a custom practise in Malaysia that all children will get a Raya Packet or better known in malay as “duit raya”.
Several traditional Hari Raya beverages were served including lemang, rendang, sate and nasi impit. The event was joyful as staffs and students enjoyed in the festivities and getting to meet the get to know each other better. Congratulations to the 2014 WCC Hari Raya Celebration committee for organizing a memorable event. Selamat Hari Raya and Happy Eid-ul-Fitr Mubarak from all WCC staffs and students.