SEREMBAN: The crowd had an unexpected treat when Deputy Education Minister Datuk Chong Sin Woon joined a group of primary school pupils in a dikir barat performance. “I saw the pupils performing dikir barat when I visited them some time ago. “Since I had a liking for dikir barat, I returned and asked to practise with the boys. Chong, who donned a tengkolok (traditional Malay headgear) during the performance, said he was first introduced to dikir barat as a Form Six student. He was roped in by his schoolmates to join a dikir barat troupe for a performance at Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Source: The Star October 01, 2017 20:48 UTC