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Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 6.37 GMT
Outer Circular Highway to be completed in 2015


Outer Circular Highway-Northern Section II from Kadawatha to Kerawalapitiya is scheduled to be completed in year 2015, the Ministry of Highways said.

The Outer Circular Highway with a total length of 29.22 km starts from Kottawa and traverses through Kaduwela, Kadawatha and ends up at Kerawalapitiya.

It will radiate from the city of Colombo and link Southern Expressway, Colombo - Katunayake Expressway, Northern Expressway and other major National Highways.

The Southern Section of the expressway from Kottawa to Kaduwela was implemented with loan assistance from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Northern Section from Kaduwela to Kadawatha is now under construction.

The Outer Circular Highway Project consists of three main sections namely Kottawa to Kaduwela (11.0 km), Kaduwela to Kadawatha (8.9 km) and Kadawatha to Kerawalapitiya (9.32 km).






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