Title: Merdeka Square

Category: Tradition , Culture , Kuala Lumpur , History

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Merdeka Square looks like a giant field with manicured green lawns and the 95-metre tall flagpole displaying the Jalur Gemilang (Malaysia flag) as the centrepiece. However, it was at Merdeka Square that the Union flag was lowered and the Malaya flag was raised on August 31, 1957.