Kajang Road, George Town, Penang

Jalan Kajang, George Town

Jalan Kajang is a short road off Dato' Keramat Road within the George Town city centre. It runs from north to south between Dato' Keramat Road and Jalan S.P. Chelliah.

Kajang Road sign, George Town, Penang

Jalan Kajang road sign

The road was created in the early 20th. century, when the urban population of George Town was spilling westward out of Penang Road.


Jalan Kajang was named after the town of Kajang in the Sultanate of Selangor, the state surrounding the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur. Kajang also forms part of the Klang Valley, also known as the Greater Kuala Lumpur Conurbation, Malaysia's largest metropolitan area.

Political Representation

 Penang State Government

N.29 Dato Keramat State Assemblyman : Jagdeep Singh Deo (Democratic Action Party)

Malaysian Federal Parliament

P.050 Jelutong Member of Parliament : Ooi Chuan Aun (Democratic Action Party)