Pahang ruler Al-Sultan Abdullah Shah appointed 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong by the Malay rulers at Istana Negara today, taking over from Sultan Muhammad V who abdicated on Jan 6.
Pahang Royal Council scheduled to meet tomorrow as Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah and son Tengku Hassanal Ibrahim Alam Shah Abdullah will be bestowed with Tengku Ampuan Pahang and Tengku Mahkota titles respectively on Jan 29.
Sultan Ahmad Shah abdicates to pave way for son Tengku Abdullah Shah to be Pahang Sultan and possibly Malaysia’s new King.
All eyes on the Royal Pahang Council meeting on Friday afternoon as Tengku Abdullah Shah expected to be named Sultan of Pahang, paving the way for him to be 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong.
Tengku Abdullah Shah returns from London ahead of Pahang Royal Council meeting on Friday as efforts to make him the next Sultan of Pahang heighten, en route to becoming the 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong.