Security will be beefed for the May Day which will be commemorated with pride. A team of 5,000 Police Officers will be deployed to provide security. A special traffic Plan will also be operative in the Western and Central Provinces.
Addressing the media on Police security on May, Inspector General of Police Mahinda Balasuriya said that they will get the support of the Army of the Western Province as well as in the Central Province. A special plan has been crafted at the Police Divisional level. He revealed that a special traffic plan will be effective for the public reaching Colombo and the Central Province and for their return. The Police Chief added that instructions have been given to the Police to extend the required support to the public and for the effective implementation of the traffic plan.