Bus fares go down by 2%

Bus Associations stated that they have agreed to reduce the bus fares by 2 percent from midnight tomorrow (08).

However, the minimum charge will not be changed, they further said.

This was announced at a press conference held today (07) by Chairman of the Lanka Private Bus Owners’ Association (LPBOA) Gemunu Wijeratne and the Chairmen of the National Transport Commission (NTC).

The decision has been arrived at a discussion between bus associations and the NTC.