The Transport Minister has said that commuters can be provided more concessions through strengthening public transport services.
Minister Kumara Welgama said that SLTB buses should be deployed along with the private buses. He said that a SLTB bus service should be also provided on routes where only a private bus service is available. He said that all is done to provide a better service for the people.
The Minister expressed this view when he inspected the Maharagama Depot. Speaking to the officials at the depot the Minister said that all should be committed towards increasing the efficiency of the depot as he will provide the necessary facilities in this connection.