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Friday, 19 August 2016 15:27

Hawkers, bill boards to be removed by September 15

Published in Provincial News

All unauthorized pavement hawkers, bill boards and carts selling goods will be removed by September 15 said Secretary Ministry of Provincial Councils and Local Government  Kamal Padmasiri.

He chaired a meeting yesterday attended by officials of Colombo Municipal Council (CMC) Sri Lanka Police, Urban Development Authority, National Lotteries Board and the Development Lotteries Board.

 

The unauthorized pavement hawkers will be given alternative places by the CMC.  Those places will have Electricity, water and security too.
After September 15 places identified by CMC together with Sri Lanka Police which will not inconvenience the pedestrians will be given to sell lottery tickets and newspapers.