In conjunction of the designated Supreme Ruler's Birthday Celebration, an Investiture Ceremony was held yesterday at the Istana Negara, Jalan Duta, Kuala Lumpur. A number of 1,574 recipients have been enlist to received the federal honorary titles and medals from the Supreme Ruler. All delegates have been arriving since 7.30 am in the morning. The ceremony started with the Supreme Ruler inspecting the guard-of-honour at the Petrana Diraja before the ceremony started. In yesterday session, a number of 43 recipients received the federal honorary titles from the Supreme Ruler.
Among those who received the honorary titles were His Royal Highness the Tunku Laksamana of Kedah, Tunku Abdul Hamid Thani ibni Almarhum Sultan Badlishah who received the order of Darjah Setia Panglima Mahkota (DPSM) which carries the title "Tan Sri".
In the ceremony, the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Datuk Seri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak delivered the congratulations speech to the Supreme Ruler in conjunction of the birthday celebration as a representatives from the Government and Malaysian.
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