Stadium Merdeka

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Stadium Merdeka (Independence Stadium) is an outdoor stadium for sports, games and activities both national and international. Stadium Merdeka is located in the center of the city in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This old stadium was constructed from September, 25 1956 to August, 21 1957 and initially erected for Malaysia’s declaration of independence on 31 August 1957. The British handed over the powers to the government of the country. It is a huge outdoor stadium and accommodate around 40,000 people. In February 2003, Stadium Merdeka was named a national heritage building.

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