LABUAN, Feb 9 (Bernama) -- Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V attended the Majlis Labuan Berselawat and an academic programme held at the Financial Park Complex Convention Hall here tonight in conjunction with his two-day official visit to Labuan.
The King, clad in a white-coloured robe and skull cap arrived at 8.25 pm and was welcomed by Minister of Federal Territories Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom and Member of Parliament Datuk Rozman Isli and the duty-free-island top officials.
His Majesty joined over 2, 000 people in the religious event, which was one of the programmes lined up in conjunction with the visit and Federal Territory Day.
The Programme Ilmiah with the topic of 'Melahirkan Wilayah Baldatun Thoyyibatun' featured the Mufti of Federal Territories Datuk Dr Zulkifli Mohamad Al-Bakri and Datuk Badli Shah Aludin as panelists.
This is Sultan Muhammad's maiden visit to Labuan after his installation as the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong for a five-year term on Dec 13 last year.
He is scheduled to return to Kuala Lumpur the same night.