Police initiate road safety move
The City Traffic Police Division has set up Police Traffic Point Duty
posts in main trunk roads intersections considered important within the
These point duty posts will make motorists view signals of the
Policemen clearly and Policemen on duty to witness the traffic flow and
direct vehicles in a more meaningful manner to ease off traffic
This concept of Traffic Administration and Road Safety DIG Asoka
Wijetilleka will operate during the peak hours - morning 7am to 9.30pm
and. Evening 4.30pm to 7pm and during the school hours.
Initially, these Traffic Point duty posts have been set-up at
Kollupitiya and Bambalapitiya on the Galle Road, at Wellawatta, Colombo
Fort and on Parliament Road at Borella. Several signboards have been
introduced to educate pedestrians and motorists.
DIG Wijetilleka appeals to the motorists to observe road rules and
follow lane traffic to avoid incidents and for the safety of all road