Perlis, Malaysia Genealogy

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Perlis, also known by its honorific title Perlis Indera Kayangan, is the smallest state in Malaysia. It covers an area of 819 km2 (316 sq mile). The capitol of the state is Kangar.

Perlis is ruled by the House of Jamalullail.[1] Unlike other Malaysian monarchical states, in which the ruler is a "Sultan", the Perlis ruler is called the "Raja". Raja appoints Menteri Besar, the Chief Minister of the state.[2]

Perlis Hokkien Association
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