Malaysia Agreement 1963 Un Pdf

Replaced by the Federation of Malaya on 31 August 1957 and gained independence within the Commonwealth of Nations on 31 August 1957. [5] In Singapore, the People`s Action Party (PAP) sought to merge with Malaysia on the basis of the strong mandate it won in the 1959 general elections, when it won 43 of the 51 seats. But this mandate became questionable when divisions within the party led to a split. In July 1961, following a debate on a vote of confidence in the government, 13 Pap MPs were expelled from the PAP for abstention. .