June 09, 2006 23:17 PM
King, Queen To Attend Gawai Dayak Open House
KUCHING, June 9 (Bernama) – The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Tuanku Syed Putra Jamalullail and the Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Fauziah Tengku Abdul Rashid will attend the national level Gawai Dayak Open House here on June 17.
A statement by the Information Department said the Open House would be held at Panggung Udara in Jalan Budaya beginning at 8pm.
It is jointly organised by the Culture, Arts and Heritage Ministry and the state government.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Sarawak Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Abang Muhammad Salahuddin Abang Barieng and Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud will also be present.
The entertainment will be provided by a musical presentation titled “Coming of the Gods” and local artistes who include Bob AF2, Deja Moss, Saiful, and Calvin Lau.