New driving schools will be set up in the North to develop the quality of the transport services in the area.
Minister Kumara Welgama has said that the Driving Schools will be started centering Vavuniya, Mannar and Kilinochchi. Transportation in the North is steadily increasing after the elimination of terrorism. The standard of public transport services have to be improved in accordance with the development. The SLTB and Private bus services will jointly implement the new programme. A special discussion under the patronage of the Minister was held at the Vavuniya District Secretariat in this connection. Minister Rishath Bathiudeen and Vauvuniya District Secretary P.S.M. Charles also participated in the discussion.