Rehearsals for POPE's visit begins; Colombo - Negambo road closed from tomorrow.

Sunday, 11 January 2015 - 20:16

Rehearsals for his holiness POPE Francis Sri lankan tour commenced today.

Accordingly the Colombo-Negombo Road will be closed for traffic from 6.00pm on Monday to 12noon on Tuesday for the visit of Pope Francis.

However, Police media spokesperon SSP Ajith Rohana stated that the Expressway can be used toll-free during that time period.

Police media spokesperson also stated that traffic will be limited from time to time along the Gall face road.

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