Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 12 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Colombo-Galle Road traffic plan changed to ease congestion
Sat, Jul 23, 2011, 10:42 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 23, Colombo: Colombo city traffic police has changed the traffic plan of the Colombo streets to ease traffic congestion.

Accordingly, the one way traffic of Galle Road has been extended to Dickman Road junction in Bambalapitiya. Earlier, the one way traffic was only up to Bambalapitiya junction.

Now the Galle Road from Dickman Road junction is one way towards Colombo. The Duplication Road that begins from Kollupitiya is one way up to Dickman Road, city traffic police say.

A number of cross roads have been marked to cross to either way.

The new traffic plan is in effect from 6 am today.

Galle Road near Bambalapitiya junction has been identified by police as one of the most congested traffic areas of the city.



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Political problems due to religious, ethnic differences cannot be resolved overnight - PM
-- [4 minutes ago]
President meets SLFP electoral organizers
-- [1 hour and 14 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka to establish National Commission to address increasing violence against women
-- [1 hour and 27 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's Commercial Bank ends 2016 as 1st private bank to cross Rs. 1 Trillion in assets
-- [1 hour and 49 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan President instructs Police Chief to take measures to prevent ragging at universities
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka President grants Navy Commander six-month service extension
-- [8 hours ago]
President discusses electricity generation plans with Electricity Board engineers
-- [9 hours ago]
Global health leaders meet in Sri Lanka to discuss and reset the agenda on Migrant Health
-- [9 hours ago]
E-government procurement to make Sri Lanka's public service more efficient
Death toll of Katukurunda boat tragedy rises to 14

Copyright © 2000, 2010 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.