Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Highway traffic controlled in Sri Lanka with high speed bikes to curb accidents
Sat, Jul 19, 2014, 08:58 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 19, Colombo: Sri Lanka's traffic police have taken actions to deploy a Highway Traffic Squadron to minimize road accidents in the country.

Highway Traffic Squadron comprising 315 high speed motorcycles will be deployed island wide for the service during 16 hours of a day.

Highway Traffic officials will engage in mobile traffic control, remove vehicles parked at unsuitable places, remove the vehicles that have met with accidents and investigation of crimes that take place on roads, police headquarters announced.

The police officers riding the newly imported high engine capacity motorcycles were specially trained for the purpose.

The bikes have been imported from Japan.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lankan President leaves for New York to address the UN General Assembly
-- [26 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's Democratic Party Provincial Councilor to join the UNP
Peace has brought many benefits to Sri Lanka - UK
Sri Lankan President opens shopping complex in renovated Old Dutch Hospital in Galle Fort
Preferential Vote Results in Uva Province
UNP chief ministerial candidate Harin Fernando tops preferential votes at Uva PC election
Ruling party claims victory at Sri Lanka's Uva PC election while opposition makes substantial gains
Final results for Monaragala district at Sri Lanka's Uva Provincial Council election
Final results for Badulla district at Sri Lanka's Uva Provincial Council election
Election results for Monaragala district of Uva Province

Copyright © 2000, 2014 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.