President’s Secretary Saman Ekanayake today directed the officials concerned to take immediate measures to construct a temporary access way to the Bambalapitiya railway station.
The secretary was acting on a directive from President Eanil Wickremesinghe.
The temporary access way is to be constructed within ten days to facilitate passenger entry into the railway station.
Emphasising its urgent necessity, plans are underway to demolish the existing dilapidated flyover and complete the new flyover within five months.
The President has communicated with the State Development and Construction Corporation, assigning them relevant tasks and allocating Rs. 50 million for this purpose. The design and construction will be under the supervision of the Road Development Authority, and all
Activities are set to commence today (09), the President’s Media Division (PMD) said.