The presence of so many people at the Launching Ceremony of the Independence Month and Fly the Jalur Gemilang 2018 at the national level here tonight proves that all wants positive things for Malaysia, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo.
He said that last night all Malaysians were united and expressed their feelings for the love of the country.
"I am very happy with the support and I feel we can see how in Malaysia, we all can have similarity especially in terms of the love for the country, we all want positive things for our nation,he told reporters, here yesterday.
Earlier, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohammad officiated the Launching Ceremony for the Independence Month and Fly the Jalur Gemilang 2018 at Padang Kota Lama, here.
Gobind Singh said the organising of the ceremony last night was most successful because it was attended by many people of various races.
"I feel last night (Saturday night) was very successful and I call upon Malaysians to fly the Jalur Gemilang and we will meet in Putrajaya on Aug 31,he said.
Meanwhile, Rural Development Minister Rina Mohd Harun said the celebration last night was not only in conjunction with the Independence Month, in fact it was a new spirit for the people.
"We celebrate the 61st Independence Month last night, but everyone present could feel the celebration tonight was a new feeling not only to celebrate the Independence Month but in fact the new spirit under Pakatan Harapan.
"So I hope the people join together in celebrating the Merdeka Month by boosting the patriotic spirit and love for the nation among the community,he said.
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK