HISTORICAL SITES TO BE GAZETTED IN MELAKAApril 2, 2012
The National Heritage Department of Ministry of Information, Communication and Culture has published a public notice that Bandar Hilir Primary School, Jalan Parameswara, Melaka has been designated to be a heritage site on 29th March 2012.
Besides Bandar Hilir Primary School Building, the Meng Seng Charitable Hall at Jalan Taming Sari, was also to be gazetted. Meng Seng Charitable Hall was the place where Tunku Abdul Rahman raised impromptu funds for the delegation to travel to Great Britain to negotiate for Malayan Independence.
Any objections can be submitted to the ministry at [email protected]
There are a few buildings in Melaka which can also be gazetted for our future generations eg the Malacca High School Heritage Building.
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