Traffic slow on major highways on third day of Hari Raya

  • Nation
  • Friday, 07 Jun 2019

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Traffic on several major highways is reported to be slow as at 5.50pm Friday (June 7).

A PLUS Malaysia Berhad spokesman said traffic was heavy from Gurun to Pendang, Sungai Petani to Bertam, Sungai Dua to Permatang Pauh and onward to Perai.

"Traffic is reported to be slow from Bukit Merah to Taiping, Changkat Jering to Bukit Berapit and Kuala Kangsar to the Menora Tunnel, Ipoh to Simpang Pulai, Tapah to Gopeng, and between Bidor and Sungkai.

"On the southern side, traffic is slow from Hentian Senawang to Port Dickson, Simpang Empat to Pedas Linggi, Tangkak to Jasin, Sedenak to Kulai, and Bangunan Sultan Iskandar from Singapore heading to Malaysia," he said.

Meanwhile, a spokesman of the Malaysian Highway Authority (MHA) said traffic was slow on the Kuala Lumpur-Karak highway from Bentong to Bukit Tinggi and East Coast Highway (LPT) 2 at the lead-off to the Kuala Terengganu toll plaza.

"Traffic on both sides of LPT 1 was reported to be smooth and the traffic volume is expected to increase at night," he said.

The latest traffic updates are available at toll-free Plusline 1-800 88 0000 and Twitter at or MHA line 1-800-88-7752 and Twitter at – Bernama

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