Publishing the new railway time table, prepared according to the new times compiled by the Department of Railways, was taken place in the morning on 20.02.2017 at the auditorium of the Ministry of the Transport and Civil Aviation.
There, the General Manager of Railways stated that actions will be taken to distribute the new time table to Main railway stations enabling to purchase by the General Public from next month onwards as requested by the Ministers.
The first printed copy of the new time table was handed over to the Minister Mr. Nimal Siripala De Silva by the General Manager of Railways Mr. B.A.P.Ariyarathna. Additional Secretaries of the Ministry Mr. Thilakarathna Bandara, Mr. R.M. Rathnayake and Railway Operations Superintendent Mr. Vijaya Samarasinghe also participated in this occasion.