Elyas Omar

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Tan Sri Datuk Seri Utama Dr
Elyas Omar
3rd Mayor of Kuala Lumpur
In office
1 February 1983 – 17 November 1992
Preceded by Yaacob Latiff
Succeeded by Mazlan Ahmad
Personal details
Born (1936-11-16) 16 November 1936 (age 81)

Tan Sri Datuk Seri Utama Dr. Elyas Omar was the third Mayor of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.[2] Elyas was the President of the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) and during his tenure, Malaysia won the Thomas Cup in 1992.[3] In football, Elyas was president of Kuala Lumpur FA when it won the Malaysia Cup three times in a row from 1987 to 1989.[4] On 17 November 1992, he was succeeded by Mazlan Ahmad as Mayor of Kuala Lumpur.[5]


  1. ^ Tan Sri Dato' Elyas Omar. arkib.gov.my
  2. ^ "Elyas solves Benteng hawker woes". New Straits Times. 10 December 1982. Retrieved 30 October 2010. 
  3. ^ "Rafiz: 1992 Thomas Cup winning team had all-round depth". The Star. Malaysia. 26 May 2012. Retrieved 13 April 2015. 
  4. ^ "The History". Kuala Lumpur Football Association. Archived from the original on 29 January 2015. Retrieved 13 April 2015. 
  5. ^ "Elyas: Much work needed for 2020". Archived from the original on 2014-07-07. 

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Preceded by
Yaacob Latiff
Mayor of Kuala Lumpur
1983 – 1992
Succeeded by
Mazlan Ahmad