“Kibar Jalur Gemilang Fahami Semangat Patriotisme”
Prime Minister of Malaysia, Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak wants all Malaysians to understand the spirit of patriotism and a sense of patriotism in themselves into actions and practices.
He said that such bold attitude in every Malaysian has proven effective as a solid foundation formation including help keep the country’s sovereignty and independence achieved in over 50 years.
He added that the government chose the theme “Malaysiaku Berdaulat, Tanah Tumpah Darahku” brings a deep understanding, especially in inviting people to appreciate the difficulties and sacrifices of those officers maintain national sovereignty.
In addition, he said the government also wanted community always remember the importance of strength and willingness to defend the independence and sovereignty of the country.
He was speaking to about 50,000 crowd in conjunction with the launch of “Majlis Pelancaran Kibar Jalur Gemilang Peringkat Kebangsaan” in Dataran Zero Kilometer, Jam Besar Sungai Petani on 16 August 2013.
Also present at the ceremony were Menteri Besar, Dato Paduka Mukhriz bin Tun Dr Mahathir and the Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Ahmad Shabery Cheek.