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    March 13, 2014

    Fifty new luxury buses were handed over to the Transport Ministry by the Finance Ministry expanding the public transport system along the Expressways connecting main cities.

    Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa handed over the keys of the new buses to the Transport Minister Kumara Welgama at a ceremony held at the Galle Face today (13). According to Minister Welgama these luxury buses will be distributed among 50 selected depots.

    The construction of expressways was started under the Government’s programme of expanding transport facilities of the people, in parallel to the speedy development taking place in the country following its total liberation from the terrorists and also to enhance new trade and social links between the North and the South.

    Ministers S.B.Dissanayake, Deputy Minister Rohana Kumara Dissanayake, Transport Ministry Secretary Dammika Perera, SLTB Chairman Shashi Welgama were present at the occasion.


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