Sunday, January 18, 2009

A-9 to be reopened in one month

By Rasika Jayakody
(nation)The key Jaffna-Kandy A-9 highway that came under total security forces control, with the capture of Elephant Pass recently, will reopen for civil use in about one month after a long lapse.

A spokesman for the government said the highway would reopen for civilians after the de-mining operations that would take about two weeks. " Full Text