The General Manager of the Ceylon Electricity Board Kirthi Karunaratne states that it has been decided to cut off electricity for a period of 04 days from today.

Accordingly, the island will be divided into four zones and power cuts will be imposed in two zones from 6-7 pm and in the other two zones from 7-8 pm.

The Ceylon Electricity Board further stated that it will take 04 days for the power generation system to recover.