May 6 Not A Public Holiday In Perak



IPOH, April 26 – There is no public holiday in Perak on May 6 as viraled in the social website recently, said State Secretary Datuk Seri Abdul Puhat Mat Nayan. He said the public holiday on May 6, which had become viral, was only declared for last year in conjunction with the coronation of the Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah as announced by Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir.

In the meantime, he yesterday also said that the information which was viraled on the social website is not true because the public holiday was only for May 6 last year. He advised members of the public not to easily believe and spread information without proof or valid facts.