GEORGE TOWN, Jan 24 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak arrived in the state to attend the Chinese New Year (CNY) Open House organised by the state Barisan Nasional (BN) at the Tanjung Marina Bay, here Tuesday.
Najib and his wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, arrived at 5.20pm and were greeted by Penang BN leaders led by its chairman, Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon.
The couple were also greeted by a lion and dragon dance to the beat of the drums.
The open house from 5pm until 7pm were also attended by PPP national president Datuk Seri M. Kayveas and State MIC chairman Datuk P.K Subbaiyah.
Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng and his wife, Betty Chew were also among the approximately 10,000 people of various races as well as foreign tourists who attended the open house.
Source : Bernama