This hip pakcik was all embodiment of the Merdeka Spirit with his Jalur Gemilang telengkuk. He was rushing all over exclaiming how happy he was but had the time to pose a bit for us there.
Team Celcom was there with their own flag.
Mat Future the spaceman that dropped by from 2020 to take a look at the Merdeka Processions for our 50th independence day.
The jets that launched our Malaysian spacemen on display to show off our military might.
Malaysians were not the only ones out in force. These kids were decked in traditional Indian style garments and were enjoying the parades with their mum.
Street celebrations were everywhere, this bunch of people were enthusiastically going everywhere making the loudest noise shouting Merdeka and waving their flags about.
Closeup of one of the groups with the Jalur Gemilang.
Family on parade along Jalan Tun Perak.
Kazzie took the opportunity to butt in the Berita Harian people to show her own Merdeka Spirit.
Business was brisk by these street vendors selling giant hand cutouts to passersby. Their chant went something like "Ya Ya Merdeka! Satu Ringgit Ya Ya!"
Patriotic dress by this makcik shows her patriotism. Sudirman would be proud.
Emotional showing by one of the paraders as they wait their turn.
Old style air stewardess and pilot costume worn by some of the paraders.
PLUS highway contingent posing after the parade.
The police were busy that day ensuring that everything goes smoothly and that the VIP cars are afforded top parking space all along Jalan Tun Perak.