LITRAK Group announce “TOLL DISCOUNT” for Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong (LDP) and SPRINT Highway users on Christmas day, 25th November 2015
17 Dec 2015
In conjunction to Christmas day this year, Litrak Group has announced “Toll Discount” for both LDP and Sprint highway users as one of its initiative to further spread the joy of Christmas to those celebrating. The respective 60 cent and 20 cent discounted toll rate will be given to Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong (LDP) and SPRINT highway users starting from 12.01 am to 11.59 pm on 25th December, 2015. Information of the statement as per below table:
|CHRISTMAS DAY 2015 TOLL DISCOUNT INCENTIVE|
|ON 25 DECEMBER 2015 (FROM 12.01 AM – 11.59 PM)|
|HIGHWAYS||TOLL RATES||IMPACT ESTIMATION|
|TOTAL TRAFFICESTIMATED||ESTIMATED SUBSIDIZED AMOUNT (RM)|
|LDP||60 Cent Discount(All Class Vehicle)||410 thousandusers||246 thousand|
|SPRINT||20 Cent Discount(All Class Vehicle)||172 thousandusers||34 thousand|
|TOTAL AMOUNT FOR BOTH HIGHWAYS||582 thousandusers||RM 280 thousand|
This initiative was first introduced by Litrak Group in 2010 and has been carried out since, in hope that move taken shall benefit its highways users and at the same time, serve as a platform to share the joy of celebrating festive seasons in Malaysia, regardless of race and ethnicity. Previous discounted toll rates were also given during major festive seasons, including Chinese New Year, Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Deepavali and Merdeka Day. Since 2010, a total amount of RM 6.98 mil toll subsidy has been given to 11.66 million of both LDP and SPRINT users during major festive period.
En. Sazally Bin Saidi, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Litrak Group also added that, “This proactive move has been carried out yearly during major festive seasons, where we hope it would be able to lessen the burden of our highway users as we understand the need to travel more to visit friends and family members during festive period. Litrak Group has always been upholding this tradition as part of fulfilling our social obligation to the community”
It has been estimated for the upcoming Christmas Day, subsidized “Free Toll” amount that will be given amounting to almost RM 290,000 for estimated 582 921 thousand LDP and SPRINT highway users.
The announcement was made during Christmas Celebration 2015 programme with underprivileged kids from House of Joy, Puchong which was held at Zoo Negara, Ulu Klang. 30 kids were celebrated through an educational trip to visit the wildlife, organized by Litrak Group. An amount of RM 8,000 has been spent for the 2015 Christmas Charity Programme, inclusive contribution to the House of Joy, Puchong