Positive response on fuel concessions; LPBOA

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 - 19:12


The Lanka Private Bus Owners Association states that a positive response regarding fuel concessions & bus fare revisions was received at a meeting held at the Ministry of Public Transport yesterday.

Chairman of the LPBOA Gamunu Wijerathna expressing his views to our news team noted that the media would be informed regarding the joint agreements arrived during the meeting tomorrow.


However when inquiries in this regard were made from the Secretary to the Ministry of Public Transport Victor Samaraweera, He noted that an agreement regarding a fuel subsidy & bus fare revision had been reached between representatives of both the LPBOA & the Ministry of Finance.