KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today expressed gratitude to Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong, Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah on the occasion of the conclusion of His Majesty’s reign as the 16th King of Malaysia.
In his Facebook post, Anwar also prayed for the well-being of His Majesty and Her Majesty, their children, and the entire royal family.
“Deepest gratitude to Yang di-Pertuan Agong XVI Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah on the occasion of the conclusion of Your Majesty’s reign as the Yang di-Pertuan Agong XVI.
“May Your Majesties, princes and princesses and the entire royal family be blessed with good health and always protected by Allah SWT. Daulat Tuanku!” he said.
Anwar added, the departure occasion in conjunction with the completion of His Majesty’s reign had been conducted in the most colourful and prestigious atmosphere with the presence of thousands of people from different races and religions.
“The Bunga Raya Complex at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) was filled with sadness when Al- Sultan Abdullah and Tunku Azizah wished good-bye to all present.
“Me and Azizah (wife) were emotionally affected and could not hold our sadness when His Majesty hugged me and Her Majesty Tunku Azizah with Azizah before watching both of them departed for Pahang,” Anwar said. –Malaysia World News