KUALA LUMPUR: Several major roads in the city will be closed in stages from tomorrow to Monday for the National Day 2015 rehearsals and celebration at Dataran Merdeka.
Kuala Lumpur Traffic Police chief ACP Mohd Nadzri Hussain said the roads would be closed from 6am.
The affected roads include Jalan Travers/Jalan Damansara (National Museum), Jalan Mahameru/Jalan Damansara (Carcosa), Jalan Mahameru/Jalan Damansara (National Museum Exit), Hishamuddin Roundabout/Jalan Lembah (National Mosque), Jalan Perdana/Jalan Lembah, Jalan Kinabalu/Hishamuddin Roundabout (Dayabumi), Jalan Kinabalu/Jalan Hishamuddin (Bukit Aman Exit), Jalan Lembah/Jalan Cenderasari.
The other roads are Leboh Pasar Besar/Jalan Hang Kasturi, Leboh Ampang/Jalan Tun Perak, Jalan Dang Wangi/Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, Jalan Kuching/Dato Onn Roundabout, Jalan Kinabalu/Dato Onn Roundabout, Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman/Jalan Raja (Dataran Merdeka), Jalan Hishamuddin/Jalan Raja (Dataran Merdeka), Jalan Parlimen/Dato Onn Roundabout (Kuala Lumpur City Hall), Jalan Dato Onn/Jalan Raja (Royal Selangor Club) and Jalan Mahkamah Persekutuan.
Mohd Nadzri said only vehicles that had special stickers would be allowed entry to the Dataran Merdeka area via the Dato Onn Roundabout-Jalan Gereja and they have to park in the parking lot under Dataran Merdeka.