April 08, 2020
tami sin youtube  twitter facebook

    Matara-Hambantota - section of the Southern Expressway declared open today

    February 23, 2020

    The Matara-Hambantota section of the Southern Expressway declared open to the public today (24)

    The newly constructed extension was ceremoniously declared open by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa.

    With the opening of this new section, the total length of the Southern Expressway becomes 222 kilometers.

    The Southern Expressway from Matara to Hambantota is constructed under four phases: Matara - Beliatta, Beliatta - Barawakumbuka, Barawakumbuka - Andarawewa and Andarawewa - Mattala.

    The construction of this new section has cost the government Rs 250 million, according to the Road Development Authority (RDA).

    Six interchanges have been established at Aparekka, Beliatta, Kasagala, Angunakolapelessa, Barawakumbuka and Sooriyawewa

     

    dgi log front

    recu

    electionR2

    Desathiya