The Public Works Department (JKR) under the Ministry of Development announced the temporary road closure of some parts of Jalan Merangking, especially in Kampong Buau leading to Sukang, due to landslides in the area.
The department covered the road surface and sloping land with canvas to prevent the worsening of the situation due to landslides in a bid to keep the road users safe.
The department advised road users to exercise caution and to adhere to road warning signs when passing Jalan Merangking, especially at night during the current rainy season to avoid unwanted happenings.
Heavy vehicles such as logging trucks are advised against traversing in the area.
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