The Perak Malayalee Association began 2011 on a high note by organising a sports carnival for its members and their families. The event was held at the playing field of SMK Tarcisian Convent, Lim Garden recently. Dato’ Chang Ko Youn, special advisor to the Menteri Besar, was the guest of honour. Chang opened the carnival which attracted over a hundred participants of all ages. Team sports such as: tug-of-war, football, netball and tele-matches were held. Association President, K. Letchimanan, announced that the carnival would be an annual affair as it was a healthy medium to foster fellowship. Winners were given prizes for their achievements.