His Majesty the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (the Supreme Ruler), Tuanku Abdul Halim Muadzam Shah graced the 79th Anniversary Dinner of Rejimen Askar Melayu Diraja (RAMD), Malay Royal Regiment yesterday. The Dinner is in conjunction with the RAMD and Malaysian Army 79th Anniversary. His Majesty Tuanku Abdul Halim were accompanied by his consort, Her Majesty Tuanku Hajah Haminah and His Royal Highness the Tengku Temenggong of Kedah, Tunku Sallehuddin ibni Almarhum Sultan Badlishah.
The RAMD celebrated its 79th Anniversary on March 1, 2012. The RAMD is the first regiment in the Malaysian Army to be established, founded in 1933. The first battalion of RAMD is also the official and ceremonial battalion for the Yang di-Pertuan Agong.