KUALA LUMPUR, 16 MAY 2014: The Ministry of Tourism and Culture will be organising Citrawarna Kuala Lumpur on 24 May 2014 at Jalan P. Ramlee, KL.
The event will see a parade that brings together the culture, arts and heritage of the diverse Malaysian population. It is intended to showcase Malaysia’s rich tapestry of culture and heritage and to promote Kuala Lumpur and the Klang Valley as an attractive and vibrant tourist destination. The parade will begin from MaTIC at Jalan Ampang (rear entrance) to Jalan Law Yew Swee and Jalan P. Ramlee, before entering Jalan Ampang again to end at MaTIC (front entrance).
As such, the following roads will be closed to motorised traffic at the stated dates to facilitate the preparation and organisation of the event:
1) Closure of Jalan P. Ramlee from 11.00 pm on 22 May 2014 (Thursday) to 6.00 am on 23 Mei 2014 (Friday)
2) Closure of Jalan Law Yew Swee, Jalan P. Ramlee, and part of Jalan Ampang for rehearsal from 9.00 pm on 23 May 2014 (Friday) to 1.00 am on 24 May 2014 (Saturday)
3) Closure of Jalan Law Yew Swee, Jalan P. Ramlee, and part of Jalan Ampang for the Citrawarna Kuala Lumpur parade from 7.00 pm on 24 May 2014 (Saturday) to 6.00 am on 25 May 2014 (Sunday).
More than 600 people are taking part in the Citrawarna Kuala Lumpur parade this year and the public are invited to come and watch Kuala Lumpur’s vibrant culture unfold along the streets of KL against a backdrop of the city’s famous icons!