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10,000 take part in Muar Council event

By Azidan Nahar

MUAR: More than 10,000 showed up for the Muar Municipal Council’s three-day 11th anniversary celebrations at Dataran Tanjung Emas.

The event was held over three days. Pic by Shahrul M. Zain

The activities included aerobic sessions, a poco-poco dance and colouring contest for the children.

Council chairman Zulkiflee Abbas said the event was held to foster closer ties between the public and the council.

“We had a fireworks display at night and staged several traditional performances.

“More than 20 government agencies were invited to take part in the event.”

One of the visitors, Alia Ahmad, said the event had added colour to life in Muar.

“The children were excited to take part in the contests.”

[Courtesy of NST, http://www.nst.com.my/streets/johor/10-000-take-part-in-muar-council-event-1.86120]

Category: Tourism News