Sarawak Independence enactment at Kuching Waterfront tommorrow

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Sarawak will celebrate it’s 50th independence from British rule tomorrow at the Kuching Waterfront, where dignitaries including Head of State Tun Datuk Patinggi Abang Muhammad Salahuddin and Chief Minister Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud are expected to attend.

To mark the important date, the actual enactment of the event will be done in the morning, from 9am to 11am.

The pantomime will be staged by more than 60 local actor and state officials. The whole event will see the Union Jack being lowered, with the hoisting of the Sarawak flag at the top of the 134 year old Kuching Square Tower.

The public is invited to witness to whole ceremony which is highly regarded as one of the most important events in the history of Sarawak, in which Sarawak became independent after 17 years of British rule.

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