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One way traffic between Wellawatte-Kollupitiya

12 October 2014 09:15 am - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Police would implement one way traffic between Wellawatta to Kollupitiya along the Marine Drive in the morning and evening during weekdays starting tomorrow due to ongoing road repairs along the road.

According to the new plan, road between Nelson Road junction to Charliment Road junction on the Marine Drive will be allowed for motorists travelling towards Colombo between 7 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.

In the evening, between 4 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. the same road section will be allowed for the use of motorists travelling towards Dehiwela.

The Police headquarters said that traffic plan would be implemented only during above time periods and only during weekdays and the motorists could use the road as normal including weekends and Public holidays.

  Comments - 4

  • Nodrog Sunday, 12 October 2014 11:34 AM

    Good move. This is done in many countries and it does help the flow of traffic

    chaminda Sunday, 12 October 2014 02:12 PM

    Extending the duplication road up to Ratmalana is the only solution to solve the congestion problem.

    Chandran Monday, 13 October 2014 07:39 AM

    Good Suggestion Chaminda. Certainly traffic problem will cease of to a great extent. Very good move traffic police keep it up.

    chinthakazzz Monday, 13 October 2014 05:23 PM

    good move should have been done earlier and should be permanent via DM Android App

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