Traffic slow on major highways


KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic flow on several major highways was reported to be slow as at noon today due to an increase in the volume of vehicles as more people took advantage of the Aidilfitri holidays to travel.

A spokesman for the Malaysian Highway Authority (LLM) said traffic was moving slowly from Karak to the Gombak Toll Plaza and from the Kuala Terengganu Toll Plaza to Kuala Terengganu.

A spokesman for PLUS Malaysia Berhad said traffic was moving slowly from Jelapang to the Menora Tunnel; Slim River to Sungkai; Lembah Beringin to Tanjung Malim; the Port Dickson exit of the North-South Expressway to the Senawang Rest and the Service Area and Senai to Sedenak.

“Traffic was also moving slowly for 11 kilometres from Sungai Petani Selatan to Sungai Petani Utara due to an accident at KM105.2,” he told Bernama.

The public can obtain the latest traffic information via the toll-free Plusline 1800-88-0000 and Twitter page at or the LLM line 1800-88-7752 and the