The Almarhum Sultan of Perak, Sultan Yusuf Izzuddin Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Abdul Jalil, who passed away on January 4, was laid to rest on January 6, 1963, at the Royal Mausoleum on Bukit Chandan near the Istana Iskandariah, Kuala Kangsar.
A doa is being read by the Perak mufti. DYMM Sultan Idris Shah II is seen by the jenazah of Almarhum Sultan Yusuf Izzudin. (Source: Arkib Negara Malaysia)
DYMM Sultan Idris Shah II, the newly proclaimed Sultan of Perak. (Source: Arkib Negara Malaysia)
Their Majesties the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Syed Putra Jamalullail, and the Raja Permaisuri Agong, Tuanku Budriah, paying their last respects at the lying-in-state ceremony. (Source: Arkib Negara Malaysia)
Before the funeral procession commenced, the Raja Muda of Perak, Duli Yang Teramat Mulia Raja Idris Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar Shah, was proclaimed the new Sultan of Perak, the state’s thirty-third ruler.