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Announcement on the Change of YDPA’s Birthday

By March 24, 2020 July 10th, 2020 No Comments

Chief Secretary to the Government Datuk Seri Mohd Zuki Ali announced that the official birthday of the Duli Yang Maha Mulia Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong XVI Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah Ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah [referred to as ‘YDPA’] has been moved from 6 June 2020 to 8 June 2020.

Hence, this new amendment will come into effect for the next five years under the rule of Sultan Abdullah, the 16th YDPA, from the year 2020 until 2024.  The YDPA’s birthday will be on the first Monday of every June from the year 2020 to 2024.  With this, the Agong’s birthday for this year will be celebrated on Monday, 8 June 2020.