Action is being initiated to import more power sets with the intention of further expanding the rail transport service.
Minister Kumara Welgama told a news conference that many have taken to traveling in trains as it is an easy mode of transport. He revealed of their plans to get down 28 power sets to improve the railway service. In addition to these power sets locomotives will also be imported. He opined that two air conditioned power sets will also arrive. The Minister added that the prime intention of this effort was to provide a better and efficient serice to the public.