Agong attends Trooping the Colour ceremony

PUTRAJAYA (Bernama) – The Yang-di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V yesterday attended the Trooping the Colour ceremony held with pomp and pageantry at Dataran Pahlawan Negara.

The ceremony, marking the pledge of loyalty by the Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) to the King as their Commander-in-Chief, took place in conjunction with His Majesty’s birthday celebration.

Also present were Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa and MAF Chief, General Tan Sri Raja Mohamed Affandi Raja Mohamed Noor.

The five pennants paraded at the ceremony represented the Royal Malay Regiment (RMR), Royal Ranger Regiment (RRR), Royal Armoured Corps (RAC), Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) and Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF).

The Yang-di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V during the Trooping the Colour ceremony at Dataran Pahlawan. Also present were Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. – PHOTOS: BERNAMA
The Yang-di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V inspecting a parade at the Istana Mengadat