Sri Lanka Railways Introduces Additional Trains for Sinhala and Tamil New Year Season
Sri Lanka Railways has announced that it will be running additional trains from today, April 04, until April 17, in preparation for the upcoming Sinhala and Tamil New Year season. The railway authority has stated that these trains will supplement the regular long-distance trains during this period to meet the expected surge in demand.
The move to introduce additional trains comes as part of Sri Lanka Railways’ efforts to ensure a smooth and hassle-free travel experience for its passengers during the festive season. The railway authority has also released a list of trains that will be operated during this period to help passengers plan their travel accordingly.
The announcement of the additional trains has been welcomed by many, especially those who are planning to travel long distances to reunite with their loved ones for the New Year celebrations. Sri Lanka Railways has assured that all necessary health and safety protocols will be followed on board the trains to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Passengers are advised to make their reservations early to avoid any inconvenience and to adhere to the guidelines issued by the railway authority and health officials. With the introduction of these additional trains, Sri Lanka Railways hopes to provide a comfortable and safe travel experience for all passengers during the festive season.