Rais Yatim urges Malay men to don songkok

Wearing the songkok will give Malays a strong sense of cultural identity, says the Negri Sembilan Bersatu chief. – Twitter pic, September 17, 2019.

NEGRI Sembilan Bersatu chief Rais Yatim has urged Malay men to wear the songkok to reflect their cultural identity.

“We are proud to see Malays wear the destar, tanjak and tengkolok. Malays, in their heyday, wore the songkok, and fought for the independence of Malaysia while wearing it.

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  • Songkok or Topiah, the two Rs seem to have created a new dilemma.

    Posted 3 years ago by Tanahair Ku