Notice of power cut


The Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has given permission for the island-wide power outage to last for more than three hours from today for the next three days.
The Public Utilities Commission said that the permission was granted at the request of the Ceylon Electricity Board.

Depending on the zones, the power cut will be enforced for three hours and 20 minutes per day Accordingly, a 2 hour power cut will be imposed in 20 zones A to W from 9 am to 5 pm.

In addition, permission has been granted to implement power outages for one hour and 20 minutes between 5 pm and 9 pm in the respective zones. Meanwhile, the Public Utilities Commission has said that a three-hour curfew will be imposed in CC zones from 6 am to 9 am.