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Vehicular movements will be restricted today due to VVIP movements

Vehicle movement will be restricted in several roads between Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) and Colombo today due to the departure of Singaporean Prime Minister from Sri Lanka and the arrival of Indonesian President today, police said.

The restrictions will be imposed for certain times between 11.30a.m
and 2.00 p.m today.

Accordingly, due to departure of Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong , vehicular traffic will be restricted on following roads leading to BIA.

Roads from Kollupitiya Junction via Piththala Junction, Library roundabout, Lotus Tower junction, Green Path, DS Junction, Borella Junction, Dematagoda, Orugodawatta junction, Bandaranaike roundabout, Peliyagoda Expressway up to Katunayake Airport.

Due to arrival of Indonesian President, vehicular movements on the following roads will be restricted from BIA to Colombo for a certain time between 11.30a.m and 1.00p.m. today.

Accordingly, from expressway from Katunayake International Airport via Peliyagoda, Bandaranaike Mawatha, Ougodawatte Junction, Dematagoda, Borella junction, DS Junction, Green Path, Lotus Tower junction, Library roundabout, Liberty Roundabout, St. Micheal road and Galle Road will be closed.

Police advised motorist to use alternative roads to avoid traffic congestion. (Chaturanga Samarawickrama)