Muar

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Muar

 

(Bandar Maharani), a city in Malaysia, in the state of Johore. Population, 39,100 (1957). The city is a port on the Strait of Malacca at the mouth of the Muar River. Muar exports rubber, coconuts, and bananas. A fishing industry is also important in the city.

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Earlier, Tan said the sentimental value of each historical building such as those in Bandar Maharani, Muar should be celebrated without undermining our nation's multi-racial heritage.
Muar deputy police chief Superintendent Idris Rajab said initial investigations revealed that the bus from Pagoh to Bandar Maharani was believed to have swerved into the truck's lane before colliding.
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