Nov 09, Colombo: The tolls for the newly opened sections of the Southern Expressway has been announced in a gazette notification.
According to the Road development Authority (RDA) the distance from Barawakumbuka to Andarawewa via Mattala is 21 km. A 100 rupee fee will be charged from Barawakumbuka to Sooriyaweva and 200 rupees to Mattala. The fare from Mattala to Sooriyaweva is also Rs. 100.
Meanwhile, the Kerawalapitiya to Kadawatha section of the Outer Circular Highway was opened recently. The Road Development Authority states that for the 28 kilometer section a toll of 100 rupees will be charged for the Kadawatha-Kerawalapitiya section and a fee of Rs. 150 will also be charged from Kerawalapitiya to Peliyagoda.
The Road Development Authority stated that the gazette notification announcing the tolls has been received by the Director of the Highway Traffic Maintenance and Management Unit.