Operations of private buses limited due to fuel shortage


The operation of private buses will be limited islandwide, owing to the shortage of diesel, President of the Lanka Private Bus Owners Association, Gemunu Wijeratne said.

Accordingly, he noted that buses will be reduced by 10% until sufficient stocks of fuel are released.

He noted that if sufficient stocks are released to private buses by tomorrow (17), operations will return to normalcy, else, buses will have to stop running completely he warned.