Development News | Colombo: Cabinet of Ministers approval has been given to build 03 flyovers over the Sri Uttarananda Mawatha railway line near the Slave Island Railway Station.
The railway lines across Sri Uttarananda Mawatha and Judge Akbar Mawatha in Slave Island have been noted to cause heavy traffic congestion during peak hours.
Flyovers and a one-way traffic plan were planned to prevent this scenario, accordingly.
The proposal was presented to the Cabinet by Minister of Highways Johnston Fernando and subsequently granted approval for the implementation of the relevant project.
Further, the Cabinet has also approved for the proposal to call bids from local contractors for the construction of the 03 flyovers under the project.