The Road Development Authority says that the constructions of Kadawatha – Kerawalapitiya outer circular road on the Colombo outer circular road will be completed in October. Additional Director General S. Opanayaka said that they expect to complete the constructions of the 3rd and 4th faces of the southern express way from Mathara to Hambantota by October.
Meanwhile a test run was done from Rathmalana to Aluthgama today on the trains imported from China. Engineer K.G.S Bandara of the Railway Department said that those trains would make a test run on the upcountry track and thereafter they will be added to transport passengers. There are two air conditioned compartments in the new trains. Another eight trains are scheduled to be importuned for China after evaluating their operational aspects for three months.