Minister visits Norochcholai to inspect damage to generator

Power and Energy Minister Ranjith Siyambalapitiya visited the Norochcholai coal power plant to inspect the damage caused to one generator.

One generator of the Norochcholai coal power plant broke down yesterday, the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) said.

The CEB said that the breakdown will however not affect the electricity supply in the country.

This was reiterated by Minister Ranjith Siyambalapitiya today.