Malaysia's Independence Day is celebrated on 31 August. Also known as Merdeka Day (Freedom Day), this is Malaysia's National DayMalaysia's independence day is celebrated with much pomp and pageantry, signifying the unity of Malaysians of all races and creeds.
Towns and cities throughout the country are decorated with flags and shimmering lights.
The celebration centres on Merdeka Square in the morning, the starting point of a spectacular parade. His Majesty, the King, and government leaders sit among the thousands of spectators.
In a spirit of patriotism, office buildings, homes, and even vehicles proudly display the Malaysian flag.
Other activities held during this period include stage shows, competitions, and exhibitions
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