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Priority bus lane from Pettah towards Slave Island


6 September 2017 11:20 am - 3     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The priority bus lane project which was implemented in the morning hours previously would be implemented for the first time in the evening from Pettah towards Slave Island from 4 pm to 7 pm today, the Megapolis and Western Development Ministry said.

Speaking to the Daily Mirror, Deputy Director of the Ministry’s Transport Development Project P. Dissanayake said the project would be implemented to reduce the traffic congestion along the roads which exit from Colombo. (Thilanka Kanakarathna)

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  • shanthapriya Wednesday, 06 September 2017 03:19 PM

    You implement, we undergo all the hardships.why not get the common peoples opinion on this foolish decision to have seperate lanes. More and more traffic due to this. now we need 45 miniutes to borella from parliament road. very pathetic and country losing more and more money in terms of fuel consumption

    Jay Wednesday, 06 September 2017 04:08 PM

    Change works !!! Gov wants you to move to public transportation... Leave your car at home.. Done !!!

    Ashiq Wednesday, 06 September 2017 04:56 PM

    Singapore is a good example,,,, but need quality public transportation with required facilities

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