KUALA LUMPUR: The theme for the 2019 National Day and Malaysia Day is ‘Sayangi Malaysiaku: Malaysia Bersih’ (Love our Malaysia: A Clean Malaysia) to stress the importance of unity and patriotism for the well-being of the people and shared prosperity.
Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo said it was hoped that the theme would instill and ignite the value of integrity and being of strong character among Malaysians.
“The government has also decided to retain the official logo for last year’s celebrations this year, with the addition being the new theme,” he said in a statement here today.
He said the song ‘Malaysia Bersih’ (A Clean Malaysia) will be the main song for the celebrations but ‘Kita Punya Malaysia’ (Our Malaysia) will also be sung to fire up the spirit of patriotism, apart from sowing the culture of integrity and rejecting corruption.
Gobind also announced that the National Day Parade on Aug 31 will be held in Putrajaya while Malaysia Day in Kuching on Sept 16.