Sultan Abdul Samad building, Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur achieved city ('Bandaraya' in Malay) status in 1972, becoming the first settlement in Malaysia to be granted the status after independence. Later, on February 1, 1974, Kuala Lumpur became a Federal Territory. Kuala Lumpur ceased to be the capital of Selangor in 1978 after the city of Shah Alam was declared as the new state capital.
WP KL has 11 parlimentary seat