Over 100,000 were reported to have attended the Merdeka rally at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium which was also dubbed as #TwtUpMerdeka.

The event was attended by thousands of youth with Prime Minister Najib Razak making an appearance.

In his speech, Najib Razak also gave special credit to minority Bidayuhs as he congratulated Pandelela Rinong for making the country proud.

Aside from mentioning how the government has helped the people in so many ways, Najib also informed about numerous initiatives have been made to help the younger generation, and this which includes the IM4U.