Electric appliances in houses in Ambala area, Elpitiya were damaged due to high voltage power supply in the area.
Hiru Correspondent said that power was cut off in the area at 5.30 pm. However, when the supply resumed electric appliances in nearly 100 houses has been damaged.
Meanwhile, a tense situation took place when an electric engineer arrived in the area. Later he has promised the residents that damages will be compensated.