Repairs in the pipe line completed; water supply to suspended areas in several hours


The Water Board announced that Water Supply to several areas in Colombo and the suburbs was disrupted from last afternoon until further notice because of a breakdown in the Ambatale-Kotte pipeline.


The Water Board said steps had been taken to restore the water supply within several hours today.


The water supply to the Kotte Municipal area, Kesbewa, Kirulapone, Maharagama, Thimbirigasyaya and Narahenpita were disrupted while supply to Colombo 5 and 6 was restricted.