Along with the just one thirty day period of totally free educate and bus rides from Immediate KL – which involves the MRT, LRT, KL Monorail, Sunway BRT and buses – KTM Komuter riders will also appreciate a thirty day period of zero fares. This was introduced by primary minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob at the launch of the MRT Putrajaya Line Section A single this early morning.
That is suitable, the KTM Komuter services in the Klang Valley will be FOC for a person thirty day period beginning now, June 16. The PM explained that the federal government will be subsidising RM155 million for the month of cost-free general public transport – of this, RM140 million will go to Immediate KL and RM15 million will be for KTM Berhad.
The initial stage of the MRT Putrajaya Line is 17.5 km lengthy and has 12 stations in complete, with nine new stations becoming a member of three present stations that we’re common with from the MRT Kajang Line.
The three present stations prior are Kwasa Damansara, Kampung Selamat and Sungai Buloh. From there, the line will comply with MRR2 to Kepong, tracing Jalan Kepong and then Jalan Ipoh. The stations together this route are Damansara Damai, Sri Damansara Barat, Sri Damansara Sentral, Sri Damansara Timur, Metro Prima, Kepong Baru, Jinjang, Sri Delima and Kampung Batu.
7 on the stations have park-and-ride amenities. The estimated travel time from Kwasa Damansara to Kampung Batu on Jalan Ipoh is 24 minutes. The new line will be served by 20 driverless trains sets, every single with four cars and trucks for a full capability of 1,200 travellers. With the teach arrives the feeder buses, and 13 routes will begin today.
Stage a person of the MRT Putrajaya Line opened its doorways to the community at 3pm now.