ALOR STAR, Jan 21 — The Sultanah of Kedah Sultanah Maliha Tengku Ariff headed the list of recipients of Kedah honours in conjunction with the 76th birthday of the Sultan of Kedah Sultan Sallehuddin Sultan Badlishah today.
Sultanah Maliha was conferred the Darjah Kerabat Kedah at an investiture at Istana Anak Bukit.
Meanwhile, two other recipients Raja Puan Muda Kedah Che Puan Muda Zaheeda and Datuk Seri Utama Hajah Haminah were conferred the Darjah Seri Paduka Mahkota Kedah and Yang Maha Mulia Che Puan Besar Kedah titles respectively.
Present were the Raja Muda of Kedah Tengku Sarafudin Badlishah Sultan Sallehuddin, Tunku Bendahara Kedah Tan Sri Tunku Abdul Hamid Thani Sultan Badlishah, Tunku Temenggong Kedah Tan Sri Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz Sultan Abdul Halim and Tunku Laksamana Kedah Datuk Tunku Shazudin Ariff Sultan Sallehuddin.
Also present were the Menteri Besar of Kedah Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah and wife Datin Seri Hizam Awang Ahmad.
Last year, Sultan Sallehuddin was awarded the Darjah Kerabat Kelantan in September , the Darjah Kerabat Johor in October and Darjah Kerabat Perak in December. — Bernama