Power has been disconnected at a building located on A Chitirambalam Gardiner Road, Colombo owned by the Inland Revenue Department this (20) morning due to overdue payments, LNW learned.
The said amount overdue to the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) is about Rs. 900,000, correspondents revealed.
Unable to continue operations with the disconnection of electricity, officials at the Inland Revenue Department have left their duties.
The said building is grounds to several institutions including the Sri Lanka Scouts’ Association.
The overdue payments have not been settled due to the lack of funds, according to our correspondents.