Electric Cable Blocks Ginigathhena Maskeliya road - Images

Monday, 14 December 2015 - 12:29


Ginigathhena main road’s traffic has been completely disrupted due to a breakage of a high voltage electricity cable.

A cable stretching from a private hydroelectricity power station in Gingathhena area to Wimalasyurendra power station has been broken down due to a huge ‘Maara’ tree falling on it and the traffic has been completely disrupted since 3.00am in the dawn in the Ginigathhena Maskeliya road and bus passengers travelling up to this route has been transferred to other buses.

The police requests to use an alternate route since it will take several hours to clear the broken down electricity cables and the tree. 

(Photo Credits - Ranjith Rajapakse)


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