Islandwide powercut from today except in Colombo

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The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) announced a power-cut from today as a result of the breakdown of the Norochcholai coal power plant.According to the CEB the power-cut will be imposed island-wide, but not in Colombo. The electricity will be cut for one hour from between 8am and 6pm and for 30 minutes from 6pm to 10pm.However the Power and Energy Ministry said that electricity will not be cut in hospitals around the country. (Colombo Gazette)

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