KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 26 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak is scheduled to join the Federal Territories’ Day 2012 celebration at the Dataran Merdeka on Saturday, Federal Territories and Urban Well-being Minister Datuk Raja Nong Chik Raja Zainal Abidin said.
He said the programme from 7.30am would also be participated by civil servants and private sector employees.
“After the celebration, the prime minister will take a walk at the newly completed walkways,” he told Bernama after appearing on Bernama Radio24 “Ala-Carte Pagi” programme at Wisma Bernama, here Thursday.
Raja Nong Chik said other programmes include the FT Day festival at the same place on Sunday comprising cultural performances, exhibition and people’s sports.
There will be an investiture ceremony at Istana Melawati, Putrajaya, on Wednesday while in Labuan, the celebration will be held on Feb 11-12 with the launch of the People’s Carnival.
There will also be the Wau Festival on Feb 24-26 at Precinct 2 lake in Putrajaya which will be closed by Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
The FT Day is celebrated annually on Feb 1 and this will be the 38th year.
On the damage to the roof of Seri Cempaka flats in Lembah Pantai following a freak storm yesterday, he said it would need RM500,000 to RM1 million to repair.
Source : Bernama