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
Common opposition candidate of Sri Lanka pledges to run a disciplined campaign
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President says he will not run a dirty campaign despite having 'files' on defectors
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Navy arrests 14 Tamil Nadu fishermen
-- [9 hours ago]
Onion farmers' protest closes Sri Lanka's main north-south highway
-- [9 hours ago]
Political parties in Sri Lanka reconsidering their support to President
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka police temporarily halt 10,000 transfers due to presidential election
Application for postal voting opens for Sri Lanka presidential elections
Sri Lanka's first female bus driver on expressway holds a protest
Sri Lankan Navy personnel accused of chasing away Indian fishermen
Australia supports Sri Lanka's long term development - High Commissioner

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.