The Stormwater Administration and Highway Tunnel, higher often called the Sensible Tunnel, is likely one of the stretches within the Klang Valley that bikes and heavy automobiles aren’t allowed entry, and this has been the case within the 15 years the route has been in operation.
Recorded public discover that motorbikes are prohibited from utilizing the tunnel go all the best way again to 2008, and reminders proceed at this time within the type of signage mounted on the numerous ingresses going into the 4 km-long, double-deck motorway.
After all, that hasn’t stopped bikers from utilizing the tunnel, with sufficient movies and posts on social media highlighting this criminal activity over time, regardless of repeated requires motorcyclists to cease doing so. The rationale for denying its use to two-wheeled automobiles is easy – the tunnel is slender, and the potential for mishaps are excessive.
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Earlier at this time, its operator, Sensible, as soon as once more issued a warning to motorcyclists that two-wheeled automobiles usually are not allowed entry to the tunnel. In a tweet, Sensible added the purpose that motorcyclists and pillion riders usually are not coated by insurance coverage ought to they be concerned in an accident contained in the tunnel.
On its web site, the corporate states that the one automobiles allowed to make use of the Sensible Tunnel are passenger vehicles, MPVs and SUVs, the peak of which doesn’t exceed two metres. There are three entry/exit routes for the Sensible Tunnel, specifically at Sungai Besi, subsequent to RMAF airport in Jalan Tun Razak, on the Kg Pandan roundabout, subsequent to RHB Financial institution in Jalan Sultan Ismail and on the Park Royal Lodge visitors mild, subsequent to Berjaya Instances Sq..