Southern Expressway Hambantota, Mattala exits open this month | Daily News

Southern Expressway Hambantota, Mattala exits open this month

The Hambanota and Mattala exits of the Southern Highway will be opened this month, Project Director A.P.K.Abeydeera said.

He said the stretch up to the Wetiya Mattala exit runs 22 km and the stretch up to the Andarawewa-Hambantota exit runs 16.5 km. The fourth phase of the Southern Expressway was now completed, he said.

The Project Director further said the project cost Rs.52 billion and the Chinese Government funded the project and the construction work is carried out by the China Harbour Construction Company.

The road which runs to the Mattala Airport comprises four lanes and twelve bridges.

Construction work commenced in January, 2016, he said.


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