A Rail Bus service was launched today between Kandy and Peradeniya with the aim of minimizing traffic congestion between the two cities. The Rail Bus service is in operation between Kandy and Peradeniya Railway stations. It was launched today under the patronage of Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva. The Rail Bus service will operate eight services per day and would charge only ten rupees from a passenger. Launching the Rail Bus service Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva said that a convenient method to purchase railway tickets would be introduced in future.