Prepaid transit card for passenger transport

Business local Srilanka Tech

The Government is to introduce an online prepaid transit card system for public transport.

A proposal in this regard received Cabinet approval. Cabinet co-spokesman Udaya Gammanpila said that the proposed system will help resolve several issues.

He said that passengers have at times complained of not receiving their balance when travelling in public transport. The Minister said that the pre-paid transit card system will help resolve that issue.