Peliyagoda Manning Market to be opened today
The Peliyagoda Manning Market is scheduled to be opened today (20) under the patronage of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa.
It has 1192 shops and a car park with parking facilities for 600 vehicles.
In addition, the new Manning Mall will feature a wide range of facilities, including restrooms, medical facilities, banks, restaurants, freezers and hotels.
The Peliyagoda Exchange enables the operations to be carried out efficiently, with highways to all parts of the country which makes it easier to transport food items, including vegetables, to and from Colombo.
The Ministry of Urban Development and Housing states that this will reduce traffic congestion in Colombo city and other roads.