#41/08 Happy Birthday to Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya
Today 1st February, is the birthday of the two cities of Kuala Lumpur and Putarajaya. On the 1st February 1974 Kuala Lumpur became the Federal Territory. On February 1, 2001, Putrajaya was declared a Federal Territory, as well as Malaysia's capital. The administrative and judicial functions of the government were shifted from Kuala Lumpur to Putrajaya. Kuala Lumpur however still retained its legislative function, and remained as the host for the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (King).