President opens Orugodawatta flyover to public
Sun, Dec 20, 2009, 10:23 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Dec 20, Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa ceremoniously opened the sixth flyover in the country at Orugodawatta to the public this morning.
The 521-meter long and 17.4- meter wide 4-lane flyover was constructed at a cost of 550 million rupees.
Secretary to the President Lalith Weerathunge, Minister of Highways T. B. Ekanayaka, Petroleum Minister A.H.M. Fowzie, Ministry of Highways Secretary ( retd.) Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda, Duminda Silva, Thilanga Sumathipala, Navalage Benatkure, Miss. Ashoka Lankathilake were present at the occasion.
(Pictures by Nalin Hewapathirana)