PUCSL declines CEB request for longer power cuts from Thursday

September 21, 2022 at 8:08 PM

Public Utilities commission Chairman Janaka Rathnayake says the commission has declined to approve a request by Ceylon Electricity Board for longer power cuts starting from Thursday.

“PUCSL declined to approve CEB request for longer power cuts (2 hours & 20 minutes ) starting from tomorrow as CEB has not justified extension of powerr cut with proper reasons . Hence approval given only to continue prevailing schedule of 1 hr and 20 mts power cut” Janaka Ratnayake said.