Minister Udaya Gammanpila, Co-Cabinet Spokesman said that four elevated railway tracks will be constructed within Colombo City-limits to ease the traffic congestion in Colombo.
The Minister stated this at the cabinet decision media briefing today (30).
He further said these four railway tracks have been named Raktha, Haritha, Neela, and Dam. The Raktha railway track will be constructed from Ragama to Kottawa through Pita Kotte. Haritha railway track will be constructed from Moratuwa to Kelaniya through Narahenpita. Neela railway track will be constructed from Kottawa to Hunupitiya through Isurupaya in Battaramulla and Dam railway track will be constructed from the Port City in Colombo to Athurugiriya through Borella.