A special bus service for the festive season will commence from today.
Speaking to Hiru news, Deputy General Manager of the SLTB Raja Gunathileke said 200 buses will be deployed in addition to daily bus operations.
He added an additional number of buses will be deployed to Colombo from the Uva province.
Meanwhile, the Sri Lanka Transportation Board has also decided to include an additional number of buses to the Colombo Central bus depot.
Furthermore, Raja Gunathileke said additional bus journeys on highways will also be in effect.
The special bus service will be in operation till the 1st of January 2016.