Spill gates of Laxapana reservoir opened

2019-08-13 at 17:09

Two spill gates of the Laxapana Reservoir and the Canyon Reservoir have been opened due to incessant rains experienced in the central hills.

The Nortonbridge Reservoir and the Wimalasurendra Reservoir is currently spilling over.

Meanwhile the Disaster Management Centre said the water levels of the Kelani River has increased as a result of the Wimalasurendra Reservoir spilling over and the spill gates of the Laxapana and Canyon Reservoirs being opened.