5 hour power cut tomorrow



The Public Utilities Commission has approved the implementation of a five-hour power cut across the island tomorrow and the day after tomorrow.

The Public Utilities Commission said that the permission was granted at the request of the Ceylon Electricity Board. Depending on the zones, power cuts will be imposed for three hours and 20 minutes during the day and one hour and 40 minutes at night. Accordingly, a 5-hour power cut will be imposed in 20 zones A to W from 8 am to 11.30 pm.