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Power generation in Norochcholei is interrupted due to a technical failure. People are requested to use electricity sparingly.

Ministry of Power and Energy says power generation in Norochcholei is interrupted due to a technical failure. Media Spokesman of the Ministry Sulakshana Jayawardena says it will take about one weeks time to repair the power  plant.

All the three generators of the plant are out of order at present loosing 900 megawatts to the national grid. Therefore, people are requested to use electricity sparingly. The Electricity Board has not yet decided to resort to a power cut.