Sluice gate opened

20 July 2010 10:57 am - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}



A sluice gate of the Kotmale reservoir was opened this afternoon with the spill level of the reservoir reaching its optimal level, Disaster Management Center spokesman P. Kodippily told Daily Mirror online  


He added that no major incidence of damage was reported around the country due to the rainfall and that all the officials were informed regarding the reservoir reaching their spill levels. (GS)

  Comments - 8

  • pasel Tuesday, 20 July 2010 11:45 AM

    A week ago water cut in Colombo and now Kotmale reservoir reaching spill level , the nature is testing the country now

    MK Wednesday, 21 July 2010 10:04 AM

    Water cut was for maintenance and has nothing to do with nature!!! that was a silly remark pasel

    I O sirisena Tuesday, 20 July 2010 12:32 PM

    Aiyo, there was no link between water cut and rain, it was due to some maintancne work

    Raj Tuesday, 20 July 2010 12:34 PM

    Stupid thing to say.

    Rattapakse Tuesday, 20 July 2010 12:42 PM

    What about the 'Mavilaru' sluice gate??

    KD Tuesday, 20 July 2010 12:59 PM

    No longer controlled by terrorists.

    Kesara Tuesday, 20 July 2010 02:04 PM

    could you put ministers as well to the gate.It would be helpfull!.

    Musthafa Wednesday, 21 July 2010 05:40 AM

    Oh God let them close it in the night, otherwise dog will go inside.

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