Dec 07, 2016

CCTV cameras to protect Sigiriya fortress Featured

CCTV surveillance cameras are to be installed in order to protect the Sigiriya historic rock fortress, said minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam.

This is presently at the procurement level, he said in parliament today (07) in response to a question raised by Buddhika Pathirana.

As part of measures to protect Sigiriya, electronic tickets have already been introduced.

Maximum steps have been taken to protect all places of archaeological importance, he added.