Nov 17, 2017

Super luxury bus service for troops, a success

A recently-launched super luxury bus service for Army troops between Colombo and Jaffna has been a success.

Major General Dharshana Hettiarachchi, the Security Forces Commander of Jaffna commenced the bus service on 01 November.

This welfare measure was initiated in collaboration with a private bus company to provide a comfortable journey for the Army personnel to proceed on leave.

The buses will go to all major camps in Jaffna district to pick Army personnel proceeding on leave and during the return journey from Colombo, the bus will go to all major camps to drop the Army personnel.

During the journey from Jaffna to Colombo and Colombo to Jaffna, each passenger will be provided with a snack and a cup of tea.

Further, arrangements have been made to show two films during each journey and bus will stop at two places in each journey to refresh the passengers.

The buses are equipped with free Wi-Fi facilities and the seats can be adjusted to a comfortable position according to the wish of the passengers.