Lankapage Logo CP 19 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* 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.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Speaker draws parliament's attention to the action needed following bomb attacks
-- [3 minutes ago]
U.S. offers Sri Lanka assistance to bring perpetrators of bomb attacks to justice.
-- [12 minutes ago]
Germany is supporting Sri Lanka as a partner in the crisis
-- [23 minutes ago]
EU ready to offer support, says it's truly a sad day for Sri Lanka and world
-- [41 minutes ago]
Pope, World Leaders condemn Easter Day bomb attacks in Sri Lanka
-- [54 minutes ago]
Minister releases intelligence letter warning of church attacks, questions why action was not taken
-- [1 hour and 58 minutes ago]
Japan expresses condolences following the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Marxist party condemns attacks on churches and hotels, requests people not to create communal and religious clashes
-- [2 hours ago]
Eleven foreign nationals identified as dead following bomb attacks in Sri Lanka
-- [2 hours ago]
Pakistan condemn bomb attacks in Sri Lanka, reaffirm commitment to eliminate terrorism
-- [3 hours ago]

Copyright © 2000, 2016 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.