Episode 10: Congested

“You’re not stuck in traffic. You are traffic.” So goes the adage. But is that always true? What explains the bumper to bumper traffic jams we find ourselves in almost every day, slowly driving us all insane? Is there a solution in sight? This is our attempt to answer some of these questions.

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Show Notes

  1. A conversation with DIG Ajith Rohana on BBC Sinhala: https://www.facebook.com/BBCnewsSinhala/videos/694590470926243/
  2. Road.lk’s carpooling solution: https://road.lk/carpool/
  3. UberPool: https://www.uber.com/en-LK/ride/uberpool/
  4. Statistics, Department of Motor Traffic: https://www.motortraffic.gov.lk/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=84&Itemid=115&lang=en
  5. Sri Lanka Railways Statistics, Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation: https://www.transport.gov.lk/web/index.php/en/statistics/sri-lanka-railways.html
  6. SLTB Statistics, Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation: https://www.transport.gov.lk/web/index.php/en/statistics/sri-lanka-railways.html
  7. Sri Lanka Railways Statistics, Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation: https://www.transport.gov.lk/web/index.php/en/statistics/sri-lanka-transport-board.html
  8. Department of Motor Traffic Statistics, Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation: https://www.transport.gov.lk/web/index.php/en/statistics/department-of-motor-traffic.html

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