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Rail track up to Kekunadura will be opened next month

ITN News Admin
By ITN News Admin January 13, 2018 01:02

Rail track up to Kekunadura will be opened next month

The distance up to Kekunadura on Matara – Katharagama Railway line will be opened on the 28th of next month. The longest rail tunnel of the country is also located on this section. The distance of the rail track between Matara to Beliatta is 26 kilometers. There are four railway stations between Matara to Beliatta. Trains can be run 120 kilometers per hour on this track. The constructions of the railway line upto Beliatta is scheduled to be ended by October. Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena inspected the constructions of the track and later joined a press briefing. This new rail track is being built after the British built the railway lines in the country.

ITN News Admin
By ITN News Admin January 13, 2018 01:02