Water supply has been disrupted due to a water pipe bursting near the Udumulla – Mulleriyawa – Araliya junction.
Accordingly water supply has currently being halted to the Dehiwala – Mount Lavinia urban council, Bauddaloka Mawatha in Colombo, Borella, Bullers Road, Jawatta, Thummulla junction, Havelock road, Thmbirigasyaya, Polhengoda, Pamankada, Bambalapitiya, Wellawatta and Kirullapona to Nugegoda.
In addition, the deputy general manager of the national water supply and drainage board Ranjith Perera stated that the water supply will be temporarily halted in the areas of Ratmalana Soysapura Housing Scheme and the Pradeshiya sabha of Kotikawatta – Mulleriyawa.
Speaking further he stated that they will be able to restore the water supply by 5am tomorrow.
The water supply has been disrupted due to a water pipe supplying water to the Dehiwala region from the Ambatale Water Purification Plant bursting.