Dec 25, 2018

Record income from highways during festive season

Director of expressway Maintenance & Management Unit, - S. Opanayake says that the revenue generated from highways during the festive season has skyrocketed.

He adds that the revenue earned last Friday (21) hit a record high since the highway was declared open. 120,000 vehicles had used the highway last Friday, bringing in a record revenue of Rs. 32 million.

The Road Development Authority said a 15% increase in traffic flow on the Highway could be seen, compared to last year.