From December 29, 2010 several important places in Colombo town are under close circuit camera surveliance. Even though it has been just a week; It has been already proven the importance of these cameras in our country. For last seven days nine road trafic accidents have been recorded and 315 incidents of road trafic rules violations have been noted. There are 105 cameras.
A special police team has been appointed to inspect the footage while Police Spokesman SP Prishantha Jayakoddy also claimed that this system will be implemented in all the cities in the country in an effort to stamp down on crime.