Netizens chuckling over ‘BRA’ car plate

PETALING JAYA: An advertisement for car plate number bidding by the Road Transport Department (JPJ) has tickled some netizens’ funny bones.

On Sunday, the government agency uploaded a poster on its official Facebook page calling for bidding on the latest car plate series for Selangor, which was “BRA”.

A user in the comment section said: “I am here for the funny comments.”

Another netizen suggested “BRA91”, which read “Berapi” in Malay or “fiery”.

Meanwhile, other comments related the letters with women’s undergarments, “brassiere” or “bra”.

It prompted a user to suggest the agency skip the letters, which could lead to different derogatory meanings.

“Won’t JPJ skip car registration numbers that have a double meaning?” the user wrote.

The bidding will start tomorrow, and the results will be announced on July 4.

The public can visit to start bidding on their favourite car registration number combinations.

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