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Southern Expressway extension to be declared open tomorrow

The extensions of the Southern Expressway will be declared open to the public from tomorrow (08), the Ministry of Highways and Road Development Authority (RDA) said.

 the following Expressway stretches will be opened to vehicular traffic from Midnight tomorrow.

  • Barawakumbura to Mattala stretch of Southern Expressway via Andarawewa -21.8 km
  • Andarawewa to Hambantota stretch of Southern Expressway – 16.6 km
  • Kadawatha to Kerawalapitiya stretch of Outer Circular Highway – 9.6 km

Accordingly, the Colombo-Katunayake Expressway will get connected to the Southern expressway via Outer Circular Highway at Kerawalapitiya Interchange.