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A total of 759 summonses have been issued by police for various traffic offences in a two-day operation aimed at carrying out inspection and enforcement on private cars as well as public transport vehicles such as tour buses, taxis, vans in and around Genting Highlands.

Meant to reduce the number of road accidents in the area, the operation – which was codenamed Operasi Bersama Khas – also saw the detention of 11 individuals found to be drug positive, Bernama reports.

“We found that the highest offences were for number plates not according to specification, driving without a licence or with expired licence,” Bukit Aman Traffic Staff Officer, Supt Bon Jeen Ahrom told reporters at a briefing held in Gohtong Jaya.

The operation was carried out at four locations – Genting Sempah roundabout, Gombak sliproad to Genting Highlands, Batang Kali sliproad and the Genting Highlands Bus Terminal.