The information about the activities launched and the exhibits being displayed at Deyata Kirula Exhibition 2014 in Kuliyapitiya by the institutions under the Ministry of Transport is available at the stall of the Ministry of Transport at Deyata Kirula Exhibition.
Department of Sri Lanka Railways
A structure containing model trains and rail roads, small scale exhibits of significant nature of the Sub-Departments of the Railways, the sun-dial and other significant exhibits of the National Railway Museum, a model of the Signal and Telecommunication Sub-Department, 150 ft. long model track of the size of Kelani Valley line and a 150 ft. long model track of the size of the main line, displaying several engines of historical value, trolleys used in the bygone days and being used currently along main line, other significant equipment, displaying a small size steam engine made by the Chief Mechanical Engineering Sub-Department, and displaying the steam powered two lorries possessed by the German Railway Technical Training Institute on the open exhibition area.
Activities / Programmes :
Describe the vision of the Department of Railways through multi-media presentations, create awareness among the public on the mission of the Department using CD recordings, and enhancement of library facilities at 05 remote schools selected from Kurunegala, Puttalam, and Chilaw Districts and supply books and other necessities.
Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB)
Displaying models of buses imported by SLTB from 1958, ticket machines used over the past to date, a model depot, and a model of a bus demonstrating the mechanical function.
Activities / Programmes :
Quiz competition for School children and giving away school supplies as prizes for winners, describing about newly introduced electronic season tickets, display of models of buses imported by SLTB from 1958 to date and elaborate the history, displaying a model of a bus depicting the internal operation of a bus, a model figure of a SLTB bus conductor in the past, and displaying ticketing machines that have been used by the SLTB since its inception to date.
Department of Motor Traffic
Leaflets to create awareness among the public visiting the exhibition, displaying evolution of registration of motor vehicles and issuing driving licenses, components of the hybrid system that involves in air emission, a cross-section of a diesel engine depicting its operation, and tools used for vehicle emission testing of petrol and diesel vehicles.
Activities and Programmes
Create awareness among the public about the functions of the Department of Motor Traffic using video visuals, attend to address the issues raised by the he public and guide them appropriately, and issue the public with required applications on their demand.
National Transport Medical Institute (NTMI)
Unveil an overview of the NTMI, create awareness among the public with regard to the objectives, functions, and issuing of medical certificates, distribution of a booklet published in both Sinhala and Tamil languages and running a short film to enlighten the public, and facilitate the service of a doctor serving at NTMI during the period the exhibition is being held.