Water cut extended till 10pm

7 May 2011 09:13 am - 9     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


By Gandhya Senanayake

The water cut which was in effect in Pannipitiya and nearby areas due to the breakdown of the water pipeline from Kalatuwawa to Dehiwala in Maharagama, will continue until 10pm today, the National Water Supply & Drainage Board told Daily Mirror online

Yesterday it was announced that the public will face 20 hour water cut from 9pm Friday till 5pm today. The 5pm deadline has been increased till 10pm tonight due to unavoidable circumstances. 

According to the Board the following areas will be affected by the water cut, Pannipitiya, Rukmalgama, Maththegoda, Pelenwatta, Kesbewa and all by roads from Piliyandala to Boralesgamuwa. (Daily Mirror online)

  Comments - 9

  • Sanj Saturday, 07 May 2011 11:46 AM

    unavoidable circumstances??? Because they did not work last night. I saw that. Thanks for giving us a wonderful weekend.

    Don Saturday, 07 May 2011 12:47 PM


    Nihal Amarasekera Saturday, 07 May 2011 02:43 PM

    True to form they could not stick to target; anyhow we must appreciate the tireless workforce.

    Nihal Amarasekera Saturday, 07 May 2011 02:44 PM

    True to foerm they could not keep to target; anyhow we must appreciate the tireless workforce.

    Dinuka Sunday, 08 May 2011 12:35 AM

    . The time is 6.00 am 08/05/2011. no water still. how do we live?

    yapa Sunday, 08 May 2011 01:31 AM

    Bring water Board under a different minister, any one will do this job better

    Yuri Sunday, 08 May 2011 04:43 AM

    In Jaffna we Enjoy every Sunday Power cut from 8 am to 5 PM, weekday... 5 to 30 min cut 3 or 4 times a Day. Do you? we are Lucky we are not depend Sri lanka for Watter

    poorlankan Sunday, 08 May 2011 05:27 AM

    ITS 10.35 AM NOW.8TH MAY 2011..THANKS A LOT

    SAPU Sunday, 08 May 2011 05:42 AM

    10.45 am 8/5/2011, 37hrs and 45 min.s have passed, still no water!!! We are kind of getting the taste of being the miracle of asia!!

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