Hirunews Logo
80+Million+litre+water+leak+in+Uma+Oya+project
Sunday, 18 June 2017 - 14:31
80 Million litre water leak in Uma Oya project
73

Shares
8,804

Views

Chief Minister of Uva Province, Chamara Sampath Dassanayake stated that an internal water leak in Uma Oya Project that releases 80 million litres of water per day, has posed a risk to Bandarawela area.

The National Building Research Organization too stated that houses and multi storied buildings located around Bandarawela town have faced risks of caving in.

It has been revealed that the effects of Uma Oya project have resulted in this situation.

Meanwhile, Uva Provincial councillor representing the JVP, Samantha Vidyarathna stated that more than 4,000 houses in Bandarawela have experienced cracks and caving in as a result of Uma Oya project.

Construction activities of Uma Oya project commenced on the 29th of April 2009 in Bandarawela.  

 

 

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Farmers occupy A-9 road to dry paddy
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 13:52
The drivers who are using the A-9 road complain that farmers have occupied certain sections of the road stretch from Puliyankulama to Mullaitivu to dry... Read More
Hiru News Programme Segments
3,634 Views
15,652 Views
699 Views
3,177 Views
518 Views
17,096 Views