Update: Pinnaduwa-Matara stretch of Southern Expressway is possible to be declared open on 18th of November, reducing the travel time from Matara to Colombo says Minister of Youth Affairs and Skills Development, Dallas Allahapperuma.
With the opening of new highway stretch, passengers will have the opportunity to travel between Colombo-Matara and vice versa in 90 minutes.
Minister made these remarks at the ceremony organized for the commencement of constructions in third phase of Southern Expressway that is from Matara to Godagama.
Last updated: 10 June 2013 @ 13.20
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