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15 – Hour water cut in Colombo

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The water supply to several areas in the Colombo suburbs will be disrupted for 15 hours commencing from 9 a.m. tomorrow (21) till midnight on Saturday (22), the National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) said today (20).

Accordingly, the water supply to Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Kotte, Kaduwela Municipal Council areas, Maharagama, Boralesgamuwa, Kolonnawa Urban Council areas, Kotikawaththa, Mulleriyawa Pradeshiya Sabha areas, and Rathmalana and Soysapura Housing scheme areas would be suspended for 15 hours.

The NWSDB said that the power supply interruptions by the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) for essential maintenance work of Jubilee transmission and Ambathale intake pump result in the water cut.