July 30th declared a public holiday for Malaysian King’s coronation

Asia Holidays

Putrajaya declares July 30th as a public holiday for Agong’s installation.

Tuesday July 30th has been declared a public holiday in Malaysia to mark the coronation of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah.

The Chief Secretary to the Government Datuk Seri Ismail Bakar said Tuesday July 30th, had been declared an additional public holiday for the nation under Section 8 of the Holidays Act 1951 for Peninsular Malaysia and Labuan.

Ismail added that the state governments of Sabah and Sarawak, could take action based on their state laws.