New electricity tariffs from 1 January

Cabinet Spokesman Minister Bandula Gunawardena says the amended electricity tariffs will be effective from the 1st of January.

Speaking during a media briefing at the Department of Government Information this morning, Minister Bandula Gunawardena said according to the proposal presented by the Minister of Power and Energy, new tariffs will be applicable from the 1st of January.

The Minister said although the revisions have been tabled, further discussions will be held with the Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka pertaining to the matter.

He said PUCSL and other bodies have been given time till the 15th of January to provide alternative proposals.

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