Power supply to a village was cut off when residents failed to participate in a Shrama Dana campaign in Haldummulla.
The villagers launched a protest against the move by blocking the roads into the village.
Power supply to Baduludena village, Kosgama in Haldummulla where 25 people live, is provided via a small scale power plant.
Villagers claimed that the committee that is in charge of the power supply is headed by a man who takes sole decisions.
The power was cut off when the villagers failed to take part in a Shrama Dana campaign to clear the roads leading to the power plant.