Bus Transport System

The Transport Ministry Kumara Welgama said the transport Ministry will purchases 2,000 new buses next year under leasing system and with funds from the treasury.

Transport Ministry plans to add 25 Luxury buses to Colombo Urban area transport system in 2013. And arrangements will be made to book seats through a hand phone.

And its plan along with Japan international corporation agency will prepare a master plan for the next 25 years following feasibility study on urban transport system more efficient and comfortable.

Railway Transport System

Rail Transport is a one of the main transport service in Srilanka and caters to wide transport Service Island wide.

The construction of railway line from Omanthai to Kankesanthurai has commenced and will be completed by 2014. The railway line from Matara to Beliatte will be complete in 2015.

Construction of railway track to from Medawachchiya to Madu will be complete by end of this year and track from Medawachchiya to Thalaimannar and Madu to Thalaimannar will be open next year.

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Srilanka Transport Ministry Future Plans and Development

Srilanka Transport Ministry Future Plans and Development


1 Comment for this entry

  • M.D.Piyathilaka says:

    We thank you for publishing future plans of transport in Sri Lanka for common people.We think you have to more concentrate on Railway development in the country.We also request a special train from Galle to Colombo between 5.00am to 6.am every days for the benefit of the working community in Southern area.

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