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15-hour water cut in Colombo

The water supply in several Municipal Divisions of Colombo will be disrupted tomorrow for 15 hours, from 9.00 a.m. to midnight, the National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) announced yesterday.

The Municipal Divisions of Dehiwala – Mount Lavinia, Kotte, Kaduwela, Maharagama, Boralesgamuwa, Kolonnawa, Kotikawatta – Mulleriyawa and Ratmalana will be affected by the disruption, a spokesman for the NWSDB said.

He added that the disruption was owing to the power supply at the Ambatale water treatment plant being cut off for essential maintenance work.