FROM: ZULHILMI SUPAAT
LONDON, July 28 (Bernama) -- Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim
Mu''adzam Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Hajah Haminah attended the
official opening ceremony of the 30th Olympic Games, here Friday night.
The Malaysian Royal couple, sitting together with the heads of states taking
part in the biggest sporting event in the world, were seen waving to the 22
members of the Malaysian contingent as they marched past the main stage.
Malaysian chef-de-mission Tun Ahmad Sarji Abdul Hamid and the bearer of the
Jalur Gemilang, diving athlete Pandelela Rinong anak Pamg, joined the procession
participated by 204 countries for the games which will continue until Aug 12.
The Yang di-Pertuan Agong and Raja Permaisuri Agong had earlier joined
members of the Malaysian contingent for the breaking of fast after which they
visited the Games Village where the Malaysian athletes were staying in.
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