Electricity to be restored within week
Jan 18, 2011 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The total loss incurred by the CEB due to the recent rains and floods is estimated at Rs 100 million the Power and Energy Ministry, said yesterday. The Ministry said, the Electricity Supply was disrupted in a number of areas due to the inclement weather conditions experienced during the last few days. High Voltage Transmission systems in the Northern, Eastern, Uva and Central Provinces have gone out of commission and electricity has been disrupted in many areas due to falling trees, and uprooting of electricity posts.