The daily income of the Sri Lanka Transport Board has increased with the lifting of travel restrictions.
Speaking to NewsRadio, SLTB Chairman Kingsley Ranawaka said the SLTB daily income has increased to Rs.60 million.
Ranawaka said he expects to achieve the average daily income earned by the SLTB prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, which amounted to between Rs.80-85 million.
He said during the COVID-19 pandemic the income generated dropped to Rs.6-7 million.
The SLTB Chairman also stated that the Sri Lanka Transport Board will ensure the public’s safety at all times adding that advice has been issued to ensure the safety of students being transported in buses of the ‘Sisu Seriya’ service as well.