KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (pictured) last night extended his Thaipusam greetings to all Malaysian Hindus and hoped the celebrations this year would continue to foster unity and preserve the country’s harmony and prosperity.
GEORGE TOWN (Jan 27): The silver chariot ferrying the statue of Lord Murugan began its journey in conjunction with the Thaipusam celebration early this morning, in compliance with the strict standard operating procedures (SOP), and reached the Nattukottai Chettiar Temple in Jalan Air Terjun here at 5.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 27): The Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) will take firm action against those who flout standard operation procedures (SOPs) during the journey of the silver chariot, in conjunction with Thaipusam today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 26): For the first time, the Sri Subramaniar Swamy Temple, Batu Caves’ silver chariot will make its journey with a limited participation of 10 people, without involving the public in conjunction with Thaipusam this year, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 24): The National Security Council (MKN) only allows the chariot carrying the statue of Lord Murugan to travel to Batu Caves, minus a procession, in conjunction with this year’s Thaipusam celebration, said Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 24): The National Security Council has approved the chariot procession bearing the statue of Lord Murugan in conjunction with this year’s Thaipusam celebration, said Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa.
ALOR SETAR (Jan 21): Kedah’s decision not to observe Thaipusam which falls on Jan 28, as a public holiday, is not meant to deny the rights of Hindus in the state.