One thousand new buses are to be introduced to the Sri Lanka Transport Board to expand the public transport system.
SLTB Chairman M.D. Bandusena said that they have decided to purchase 1000 new buses to further expand their transport service. It is effective under the programme of upgrading the transport service of the Sri Lanka Transport Board on the instructions of Minister Kumara Welgama. 400 buses are expected to be purchased before the end of next month under the first stage.