Several Klang roads to close due to MCO

SHAH ALAM: Several roads in Klang will be closed from tomorrow until April 14 to reduce public movement with the enforcement of the movement control order (MCO).

North Klang district police chief ACP Nurulhuda Mohd Salleh said the affected roads are KM3.5 Jalan Shapadu Lama, KM3.7 Jalan Shapadu Lama to Rantau Panjang, Jambatan Raja Muda Nala (Jalan Tanjung Syawal), Jambatan Musaeddin (Jalan Batu Tiga Lama), and Jalan Paip/Jalan Bukit Cherakah.

“The public is advised to comply with the MCO and to use alternative roads,” she said in a statement today.

Meanwhile, South Klang district police chief ACP Shamsul Amar Ramli, in a statement, said Jalan Tengku Kelana in Klang town would also be closed.

He said five road blocks would be mounted round the clock at Persiaran Kota, Batu 2 Jalan Langat, KM24.3 Kesas Expressway, the Jalan Bukit Jati traffic light intersection and Jalan Kampung Jawa.

The public can call the South Klang police at 03-3376 2400.

In Petaling Jaya, roadblocks will be mounted in stages from time to time.

Petaling Jaya district police chief ACP Nik Ezanee Mohd Faisal, when met at a roadblock at Persiaran Surian, said so far, 11 roadblocks have been set up and four roads closed.

On a woman alleged to have hurled offensive words at the police during a traffic jam, he said she had been detained for investigation.