The Selangor State Government celebrated the Merdeka Day at I-City in Shah Alam on the eve of that day.
The ‘Malaysians for Beng Hock’, a support group was also holding a silent protest in its campaign for a torture-free Malaysia.
Teoh Lee Lan, 30, the younger sister of the Late Teoh Beng Hock was leading the protest.
One of the coordinators of the group, Chong Kok Siong said the group will continue to rally the masses to pressure the Malaysian government over Beng Hock’s case and of the other tortured victims.
The group had joined the others at the I-City to sing the national anthem after the countdown.
Video by R. Vijay Kumar, Citizen Journalist