Transport Ministry launches ‘Green Drive’ to make Lanka green | Daily News

Transport Ministry launches ‘Green Drive’ to make Lanka green

The Transport Ministry has commenced the campaign, ‘Green Drive’ to provide customers who come to institutions of the Ministry with saplings to make Sri Lanka green.

Saplings were distributed among the customers who came to the Department of Motor Traffic by Vehicle Regulation, Bus Transport Services and Train Compartments Minister Dilum Amunugama recently.

Those who arrive at the Department to register their vehicles will be provided with saplings.

The Department will plant saplings in a suitable environment and let their owners track its progress via GPS technology. They will be updated with information of the saplings constantly via SMS messages.

Saplings will be planted at every bus depot.The National Transport Commission provides saplings for each bus owner as well.