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Water supply centre hit by lightening: Water supplies in Jaffna paralyzed for 3rd day

The water distribution centre in Jaffna was hit by lightening damaging the water pumps and as a consequence the water supply was paralyzed for the consecutive third day.

Repairs of pumps are being undertaken with speed and on completion of the repairs, the water supplies will be back to normal said the Municipal Commissioner. He also said water will be supplied through bowsers and other small scale water supply scheme until the repairs are completed.