ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka will impose power cuts of up to three hours from August 03 to August 05, Public Utilities Commission (PUCSL) Chairman Janaka Ratnayake said.
All areas (A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W) will have power cuts of one hour and 40 minutes between 1 pm and 6 pm and one hour 20 minutes from 6 pm to 10 pm.
Between 6 am and 8.30 am, the Colombo City center will face a power cut of two hours and 30 minutes.
Between 5.30 am and 8.30 am, a three-hour power cut will be imposed in the Board of Investment (BOI) industrial zones (M, ,N, O, X, Y and Z).
The state-run Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) said the supply interruption time and restoration time will vary within 30 minutes to what is indicated above. (Colombo/Aug02/2022)