Saturday, 1 September 2012
National Day .
30th August 2012
31 August marks the nation's national day which is celebrated in Kuala Lumpur at the Dataran Merdeka or Merdeka Square situated in front of the Royal Selangor Club.Thousands of spectators converge on the city to watch the colourful parade along the streets of the city and performances held at the Merdeka Square. However, the celebrations are also rotated among other states.
In 1956, the then Prime Minister of Malaysia Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj led a delegation to London to hold talks with the British Government concerning independence for Malaya.Then , British Government to set a date for independence, 31st August 1957.
As a Malaysian , we must be thankful and proud to be Malaysian . Happy Independence Day . MERDEKA ! MERDEKA ! MERDEKA !