No power cuts on Sunday

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In view of the Ramadan Festival, there will be no power cuts on Sunday, Power and Energy Ministry announced today.

  Comments - 21

  • Vicks Saturday, 18 August 2012 10:38 AM

    Well - can we blame India, US or even the diaspora somewhere here?

    Afker Saturday, 18 August 2012 11:03 AM

    Let us all Muslims Graciously accept the Kind Gesture given by the Minister !! The only way we can reciprocate is to ensure we conserve power on this Day

    ceylon Friday, 17 August 2012 04:09 PM

    Lets have Ramadan everyday.

    Jagath Leanage Friday, 17 August 2012 04:23 PM

    After Sunday ?

    Jayadun De Mel Friday, 17 August 2012 04:53 PM

    This should be corrected as "In view of less demand of electricity due to closure of factories, offices and shops, there will be no power cuts on Sunday.".

    Mohamed Friday, 17 August 2012 05:16 PM

    Thanks for your initiative....we as Muslims thank you a lot...Still it would be very happy news for everyone in SL

    Fazli Friday, 17 August 2012 06:46 PM

    Yes thats what , Then what Lak Vijaya is for !

    Imran Hussein Friday, 17 August 2012 08:06 PM

    Thats a good gesture but there is a doubt that if its for the forthcoming elections.

    Kalu & Suthu Saturday, 18 August 2012 06:50 AM

    Even if there is no electricity we can manage in the dark because after our death we will be laid down in the grave where there will be no electricity.

    srisana Saturday, 18 August 2012 07:05 AM

    We may get the electricity supply only during the festival future... on god save the people of Sri Lanka from darkness.

    saman Sunday, 19 August 2012 03:51 AM

    if power cut on Sunday it can be saved for next day .

    richardson Saturday, 18 August 2012 07:48 AM

    anay sooti bolay, heta magey Birthday eka, Mata oyage light eka denawada??

    rajan kay Sunday, 19 August 2012 05:52 AM

    if this guy sits in the opposition chair he would have given 1000 solutions to stop power cut.

    Nero Friday, 17 August 2012 01:51 PM

    Praise the lord!

    rifai Friday, 17 August 2012 01:56 PM


    Super Shot Friday, 17 August 2012 02:20 PM

    Well done Champika...we are a country that belongs to all people born in Sri Lanka !! This is good.. !

    sujith Friday, 17 August 2012 02:21 PM

    So that means without Norahcolai, still CEB can supply electricity for whole country. Very interesting.

    Rim Friday, 17 August 2012 02:15 PM

    Hats off for the decision Mr. Minister.But this doesn't happen everywhere in the country.

    roger Saturday, 18 August 2012 09:27 AM

    Its your duty to make sure No Power Cuts on a holy day

    Savi Sunday, 19 August 2012 08:41 AM

    Well I'm dehiwela the power is not there, it's Sunday and I no one from ceb is answering the phone when we call the breakdown number.. This was the case on Easter day n seems the same on Another festive day..

    Tara Sunday, 19 August 2012 08:47 AM

    It's Ramadan Sunday and for the last so many hours we have no electricity. Even last afternoon we encountered a long powercut. Electricity Breakdown isnt answering their phones. Dear Minister over to you...- Kohuwala

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