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* Scheduled power cuts to end from today
Wed, Apr 10, 2019, 12:55 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 10, Colombo: The Ministry of Power and Energy, and Business Development Ministry said that the scheduled power cuts would be ended form tonight and there will be no power interruptions from today.

The necessary steps have been taken according to the instructions of the subject Minister Ravi Karunanayake to provide suitable solutions for the current power crisis under three phases, the Ministry said.

Accordingly, it is expected to submit a short, medium, and long term plans to resolve the crisis. Under the long term program, it is planned to add 3000 - 3500 megawatts to the national grid. As a medium-term solution, existing power plants that need repairs will be maintained properly to contribute to the national grid.

 

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