Additional bus and train services will be in place for the convenience of the public during the festive season. Buses will leave the Colombo Pettah Central Bus Stand and adjoining towns for outstations until December 15th. Deputy General Manager of the Lanka Transport Board A.H. Panduka says more buses will be deployed if required.
According to Chairman of the National Transport Commission M.A.P. Hemachandra, extra private buses will operate from Colombo to outstations from December 20th. The Railway Department will deploy additional trains from December 20th.