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Main street of Banting, Jalan Sultan Abdul Samad

Banting is a town and the seat of Kuala Langat District, Selangor, Malaysia.[1] Banting has a population of 93,497. The postal code for Banting is 42700. It is situated on the banks of Langat River (Sungai Langat in Malay). It is a Rest Town or Bandar Persinggahan of Federal route Jkr-ft5.png. The historical Jugra, a former royal town of Selangor is situated near Banting. Banting is located near the beaches of Morib, as well as hills, forest and farms. Banting is an agricultural hub. Its main agricultural resources include oil palm plantations, poultry farms, betel leaves and it has a number of industrial areas. It is also the home town of the famous Malaysian badminton player Rashid Sidek.


Among the schools, colleges and others institution in Banting are:

Primary schools:

  • Sekolah Kebangsaan Sri Langat
  • Sekolah Kebangsaan Jugra
  • Sekolah Kebangsaan Seri Lanang
  • Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan (Cina) Choong Hua
  • Sekolah Kebangsaan Bandar Banting
  • Sekolah Milkaut De Bom
  • Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan ( Tamil ) Telok Datok

Secondary schools:

  • Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Banting
  • Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Telok Datok
  • Sekolah Agama Menengah Unwanus Saadah(SAMUS)
  • Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Jugra
  • Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Bandar Banting
  • Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Jenjarom
  • Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Telok Panglima Garang
  • Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Batu Laut
  • Sekolah Menengah Methodist

International School:

Fully Residential School:


  • Kolej Vokasional Sultan Abdul Samad, Banting
  • Kolej Komuniti Kuala Langat, Banting

Fully Residential College:

  • Kolej Matrikulasi Selangor


  • Politeknik Banting

Other Institutions

  • Institut Kemahian Belia Negara(IKBN) Kuala Langat, Banting
  • Institut Latihan & Perindustrian (ILP) Banting

Notable People from Banting[edit]

Datuk Dr Denison Jayasooria s/o Daniel Jayaratnam (Former Police Commission - 2004 to 2005 &Former Suhakam Human Rights Commissioner -2006 to 2010)

Suhan Kumar Alagaratam, Malaysian Cricket Captain & player.

Image gallery[edit]


  1. ^ "Banting Town". Kuala Langat District Council. Archived from the original on 2015-11-25. 

Coordinates: 2°49′N 101°30′E / 2.817°N 101.500°E / 2.817; 101.500