Marrying royalty means you would be bestowed upon a title and carry on the responsibilities as a royal. Today is a big day for the Sultan of Kelantan, Sultan Muhammad V as he has officially crowned his wife Che Puan Nur Diana Petra Abdullah as the Sultanah of Kelantan.
In an Instagram post today (Tuesday, 2nd August) by the official Istana Kelantan page, it was officially announced that the Menteri Besar Datuk Ahmad Yakob read out the proclamation of Her Highness at the Istana Balai Besar.
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Deputy Mentri Besar Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah, Kelantan State Secretary Datuk Nazran Muhammad and Kelantan Mufti Datuk Mohamad Shukri Mohamad were present during proclamation of Her Highness. According to Datuk Ahmad, the proclamation today was made in accordance with Clause (1) Article 43 of the Kelantan Constitution (Part Two).
He also added that Sultan Muhammad V also bestowed the title of Her Highness Che Puan Mahkota Kelantan to Che Puan Sofie Louise Johansson Petra, who is the wife of the Tengku Mahkota Kelantan. It was also reported that Sultan Muhammad V also bestowed his wife the title Her Highness Che Puan Mahkota of Kelantan.
For your information, Sultan Muhammad V married his wife Che Puan Nur Diana Petra Abdullah (born Yana Yakoubka) back in 2010.