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Perak Promises October 29 Public Holiday

Source: Bernama News Agency (Kuala Kangsar)
Posted: Friday, October 26, 2018
Most recent follow-up news item: December 1, 2021

The chairman of the Youth and Sports Development Committee of Malaysia's Perak state, Howard Lee Chuan How, has announced that, following a discussion with Menteri Besar Ahmad Faisal Azumu, and with the consent of the Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah, the state government of Perak had decided to declare Monday, October 29, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday if the Perak football team wins the Malaysia Cup on October 27.

Perak will be playing against Terengganu whose Chief Minister, Menteri Besar Datuk Ahmad Samsuri Mokhtar, skipped straight to the finish and announced that Sunday, October 28, 2018, would be a one-off non-working public holiday throughout Terengganu State, regardless if Terengganu wins or loses the Malaysia Cup final, on October 27, against Perak (2018-10-24).

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