14-hour water cut in several areas

A 14-hour water cut will be imposed in certain parts of the Western Province from 10 pm tonight until 12 noon tomorrow (24).

Accordingly the water supply to Ethul Kotte, Pita Kotte, Beddagana, Mirihana, Udahamulla, Gangodawila, Madiwela, Thalapathpitiya, Nugegoda, Pagoda, Nawala, Moragasmulla, Rajagiriya, and Colombo 05, 07, 08 will be suspended during the aforementioned time period.

Further, Colombo 04 and 06, Maharagama, and Boralesgamuwa will experience low pressure water supply.

The National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) said the water cut has been announced due to reparation activities that need to be carried out on the main sully pipe that carries water from Ambatale to Jubilee Reservoir in Kotte.