Free electricity connections to low-income earners

local Srilanka

Dullas Alahapperuma, Minister of Power has requested the relevant authorities to make necessary arrangements to commence the first phase of providing free electricity connections to low-income families and Samurdhi recipients who have not yet received electricity facilities from Giribawa on the 6th of this month.

The Minister shared these views speaking at a progress review meeting on the project to provide electricity to everyone. The meeting was held on Tuesday (02) at the premises of the Ministry of Power with the participation of Samurdhi Authority, Ceylon Electricity Board and senior officials of the Ministry of Power.