We would like to inform PTAR Medicine & Dentistry closed on 24th April 2017 in conjunction with Agong Coronation Day. The government has declared April 24 as an additional public holiday for the whole country in conjunction with the coronation of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V.
Section 8 of the Public Holidays Act 1951 (Act 369) allows the special day to be observed as the public holiday in Peninsular Malaysia and the Federal Territory of Labuan. For Sabah and Sarawak, the state governments have been directed to take similar action according to the respective state’s laws.
Sultan Muhammad V was elected as the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong to replace Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah who completed his term as the 14th Yang di-Pertuan Agong on Dec 12 last year.