The CEB control room says that power cut is due to take place as usual from 8.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m today.
A senior CEB member said that by now he has received instruction to this effect.
Accordingly power cut will take place in four stages.
However our news team inquired about the functioning of the Norochcholai Power Plant yesterday from CEB chairman Dr. Wimaladharma Abeywickrema.
The CEB Chairman replied that steps have been taken to activate the Power Plant.