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A Guide To Road Closures Around Batu Caves

today24 January 2024



source: New Straits Times

In preparation for the Batu Caves Thaipusam celebration 2024, seven roads have been closed to allow Hindu devotees and visitors to observe the festivities. The closures began on 22 January at 10 p.m. with the aim to accommodate the anticipated 1.5 to 2 million visitors during the celebration.

Selangor police chief Datuk Hussein Omar Khan highlighted the closure of seven roads under the Gombak police headquarters’ jurisdiction until 27 January.

The affected roads include:

  1. Β Jalan Bunga Raya intersection leading to Jalan Batu Caves, traffic lights at Jalan Station (Batu Caves Bypass)
  2. Batu Caves roundabout exit (MRR2) to Batu Caves temple
  3. Gombak exit (MRR2) to Batu Caves temple
  4. Jalan SBC 8 and Jalan Lama Batu Caves intersection
  5. Jalan Perusahaan to Batu Caves temple
  6. The traffic light junction at Sri Batu Caves heading to MRR2
  7. To ensure the safety and smooth traffic flow, 1,600 police officers from the…

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Written by: Lara Kramer

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