PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) announced its support for the Malaysian Government’s decision to allow for interstate travel between green zones. This announcement came about as the easing of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) came over the weekend.
“Many have downloaded the PLUS app which easily allows users to plan their journey. The app also displays the toll rate at their destination. There’s even a pre-order function to pick up one’s favourite dish at selected R&Rs along the journey. In case of any emergencies, a button within the app can summon for assistance from our PLUSRonda patrol units. Alternatively, PLUS Unique Texting Realtime Interface or PUTRI, the first Artificial Intelligence Highway ChatBot, is at hand to answer all highway enquiries,” reaffirms Datuk Azman Ismail, Managing Director of PLUS.
Information on Plus Highways
The Plus highways serve 17 sections under 4 regions. It covers a total distance of 1,130km. There are a total of 572 PLUSRonda and highway safety crew on-site to ensure the journey is safe and comfortable. With 29 Rest and Service Areas (R&R) and Overhead Bridge Restaurants (OBR) and 50 lay-bys, highway customers have the choice to take a journey break, refresh, rejuvenate and continue their journey after enjoying the F&B offerings by over 600 PLUS business partners.
The organization advises all customers to ensure there is sufficient balance in their cards to reach their destination safely. This simple pre-emptive act of contactless and cashless transaction will help in flattening the curve as the transmission of the Coronavirus can be avoided.
“In addition, PLUS encourages highway customers to travel responsibly during this pandemic situation. They can check out their destination status from Covid-19 perspective before they start their journey. The information can be obtained from the National Security Council (NSC) or MySejahtera Apps,” reminded Datuk Azman.
Above all, PLUS promises it’s on-ground highway front liners will take care of road users. In conclusion, the organization remains committed to providing customers with a safe and comfortable travel experience.
For more information on using Plus Highways, visit their website here.