The full rehearsal of the Installation of the 14th Yang di-Pertuan Agong (the Supreme Ruler) of Malaysia, Tuanku Abdul Halim Muadzam Shah were proceeding smoothly with almost all of the preparation for the ceremony tomorrow is already in place. It is the first time ever that the Installation ceremony will be held at the new National Palace located in Jalan Duta, Kuala Lumpur. The Minister of Information, Communication and Culture, Datuk Seri Utama Dr. Rais Yatim said, the full rehearsal were done to recognize any improvement and correction that can be made for the real ceremony this Wednesday. Two rehearsals were done in last Thursday and Friday.
Minister Rais in his statement said that, the Installation ceremony will be held in the Palace's Throne Chamber and the ceremony will be broadcast live through Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM) and online streaming telecast. Almost 2,000 personnel consisting of Palace's Officials, Malaysia Royal Police and Malay Royal Regiment are working hard to ensure the smoothness of the preparation for the installation.