Senior DIG in charge of the Western Province Deshabandu Tennakoon said that three wheelers and motorbikes should travel in the bus priority lane from today. The Colombo city traffic lane law, which had been suspended during the coronavirus pandemic, was resumed from Monday. The traffic law will be enforced to ease traffic congestion in Colombo in the morning. For this purpose, four main roads entering Colombo have been selected. The Ceylon Private Bus Owners’ Association is protesting against the permission given to three wheelers and motorcycles to travel in the bus priority lane.
- The construction works of the road section from Kadawatha to Meerigama in the Central Expressway has commenced.
- Attorney at Law Manohara De Silva stressed that the government should focus their attention to prepare a new constitution which addresses the real needs of the people in this country.