SITIAWAN, Jan 28 (Bernama) — Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and his wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor attended the national-level Chinese New Year open house at the Sitiawan airfield here Saturday night.
The prime minister and his wife, who took a bus ride from the Royal Malaysian Navy base here, arrived at the venue to a tumultuous welcome at about 9pm.
They were greeted on arrival by Information Communications and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim and his wife, Datin Seri Masnah Rais, Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir and his wife, Datin Seri Saripah Zulkifli, and leaders of Barisan Nasional component parties.
Shortly after, Najib and Rosmah were welcomed by cultural performances put up by dance troupes from various races.
A array of fascinating events, including shows by local and international artistes and cultural troupes entertained some 50,000 people who attended the open house.
Source : Bernama