A hot water spring has surfaced near a tunnel of the Bowatenna reservoir.
The hot water spring has surfaced in the Serudandawala area at the end of the 4 kilo metre tunnel that takes water from the Bowatenna reservoir to the Kalawewa. The local residents say that they witnessed a four feet high fountain at the location. A large number of people visit the location daily for bathing. Geologist C.K. Moremada said that investigations have been launched into the occurrence.