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'Balik Kampung' rush gathers steam

Last update: 13/06/2018
KUALA LUMPUR, June 13 (Bernama) -- Traffic volume on most highways were reported to be heavy as 10pm today as the 'balik kampung' rush for the Aidilfitri celebration gathered steam.

A PLUS Malaysia Berhad spokesperson when contacted by Bernama said northbound traffic from the Klang Valley was slow moving from Behrang to Tanjung Malim, Slim River to Sungkai, Tapah to Gopeng and Menora Tunnel to the Sungai Perak R&R.

"Southbound traffic so far is flowing smoothly and under control," he said.

Meanwhile, a spokesman at the Malaysian Highway Authority (MHA) said traffic on the East Coast Expressway 1 and 2 was still under control but there was a 11km jam from the Gombak toll plaza to Lentang on the Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway.

The public can obtain latest traffic information by calling Plusline at 1800-88-0000 or MHA at 1800-88-7752 or through their Twitter sites at and




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