Published On: Tue, May 15th, 2018

Power outage due to malfunctioning transmission line

Power interruptions have been reported in Panadura, Dehiwela, Sri Jayawardenepura and Ratmalana areas this morning due to a malfunction of Pannipitiya – Biyagama 220 kV transmission line, the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) said.

Energy Ministry secretary Dr Suren Batagoda said power supply went off at about 7.20a.m.

The CEB engineers are investigating the matter

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