- published: 08 May 2012
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Steam locomotives disappeared from the Sri Lankan railways in the early 1980's. Three of them were rescued and are regularly used to haul the Vice Roy luxury train. This video is about a different kind of train, namely a steam-hauled mixed freight train chartered in February 2016 to visit the magnificent line between Colombo and Badulla. A tour organized by www.farrail.net.
The German built Thyssen-Henschel Class M6 locomotive seen hauling the mixed passenger - goods train from Kandy to Badulla. The video was early in the morning when the rails were wet with the dew overnight. The locomotive can be seen struggling on the incline after stopping at a station.
A troop of monkeys runs over the railways tracks as the express train from Kandy to Colombo approaches Kadugannawa station in the central highlands of Sri Lanka. Eine Affenhorde überquert die Gleise kurz vor dem Expresszug von Kandy nach Colombo. Das Video ergänzt den Bericht zu Sri Lanka in der Zeitschrift Fernexpress Heft 3/2016.
Sri Lanka is giving China 80 percent control of an entire port to China along with the breakwater, utilities, an oil tank farm with 1200 acres of land instead of leasing commercial facilities like terminals, jetties, tanks or space separately as is done usually. "It is a very dangerous thing," Rajapaksa, brother of ex-President Mahinda Rajapaksa told members of Sri Lanka's foreign correspondents association. "And by this (we are) inviting trouble." Rajapaksa said India's current national security advisor Ajit Doval had objected to the 'Port City', a sea reclamation project and even a container terminal leased to China on standard international contract in the Colombo South Port. "Mr Ajit Doval personally said, "No nothing, You have to stop Port City. You have to change back the Southe...
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