Proclamation to repeal Emergency Regulations Ordinance, 1948, signing ceremony, Parliament, Kuala Lumpur- 29.7.1960
DocumentDescription: The Prime Minister, Federation of Malaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, today (Friday, July 29, 1960) signed a Proclamation repealing the Emergency Regulations Ordinance, 1948, with effect from July 31, 1960. The ceremony was held in the Cabinet Room, Parliament Building, Kuala Lumpur, in the presence of Cabinet Ministers and Service Chiefs, and witnessed by Press representatives. Picture shows the Prime Minister Federation of Malaya, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj signing the Proclamation. Left to right: Secretary to Cabinet Dato Abdul Aziz (standing), Minister of Finance Mr. Tan Siew Sin, Deputy Prime Minister Tun Abdul Razak bin Hussein, the Prime Minister, Minister of External Affairs Dato Dr. Ismail, and Minister of Interior Dato Sulaiman bin Dato Abdul Rahman.