A new traffic plan is proposed to be in place from Monday between 7.30 a.m. and 8.45 a.m. to ease the congestion in Colombo.
Police said a traffic rehearsal would be held today from 10.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. and tomorrow from 7.30 a.m. to 8.45 a.m along Parliament Road and High Level Road.
Accordingly vehicles traveling from Battaramulla to Colombo will be diverted to Sri Jayewardenepura Road opposite the Welikada to Ayurveda roundabout while vehicles leaving Colombo will be diverted to Cotta Road from Borella towards Battarmulla.
Meanwhile, police said Sri Jayewardenepura Road from Devi Balika Vidyalaya to Horton Place Roundabout would be made one-way for vehicles entering Colombo.
Also another traffic plan to ease the congestion in Maharagama would be introduced.