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Private bus transport in Sri Lanka

P. C. H. Ranasinghe

Private bus transport in Sri Lanka

its performance, productivity, and manpower

by P. C. H. Ranasinghe

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Published by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Colombo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Bus lines -- Sri Lanka.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementP.C.H. Ranasinghe ; editor, J. Diandas.
      ContributionsDiandas, J. 1924-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE5689.8.A6 R36 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 129 p. ;
      Number of Pages129
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1834910M
      LC Control Number89906860

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      Transport in Sri Lanka. Public Transportation in Sri Lanka is based mainly on the road network which is centered on Sri Lanka's capital, Colombo. Buses, three-wheelers and trains make up the public transport system. Airports, harbors and waterways are also there. Sri Lanka Railways (SLR) is a government department functioning under the Ministry of Transport. It is a major transport service provider and is the only rail transport organization in the country. Special Tourist Service with Private Sector Participation.


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