|Tan Sri Datuk Seri Utama Dr
|3rd Mayor of Kuala Lumpur|
1 February 1983 – 17 November 1992
|Preceded by||Yaacob Latiff|
|Succeeded by||Mazlan Ahmad|
16 November 1936 |
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Utama Dr. Elyas Omar was the third Mayor of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Elyas was the President of the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) and during his tenure, Malaysia won the Thomas Cup in 1992. In football, Elyas was president of Kuala Lumpur FA when it won the Malaysia Cup three times in a row from 1987 to 1989. On 17 November 1992, he was succeeded by Mazlan Ahmad as Mayor of Kuala Lumpur.
- Tan Sri Dato' Elyas Omar. arkib.gov.my
- "Elyas solves Benteng hawker woes". New Straits Times. 10 December 1982. Retrieved 30 October 2010.
- "Rafiz: 1992 Thomas Cup winning team had all-round depth". The Star. Malaysia. 26 May 2012. Retrieved 13 April 2015.
- "The History". Kuala Lumpur Football Association. Archived from the original on 29 January 2015. Retrieved 13 April 2015.
- "Elyas: Much work needed for 2020". Archived from the original on 2014-07-07.
|Mayor of Kuala Lumpur
1983 – 1992
|This Malaysian biographical article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|