Colombo Port says no disruptions as adequate fuel reserves available


Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) Chairman Dr. Prasantha Jayamanna yesterday emphasised that adequate fuel reserves are maintained at the Colombo Port fuel bank and there is no disruption of operation due to the current fuel crisis.

“The Port of Colombo operates normally and its fuel bank has a stock of 32,000 metric tons of fuel. In the face of the fuel crisis, the port activities will not be allowed to falter and the employees are making a commendable contribution towards the smooth and efficient operations at all sectors of the port,” the SLPA Chairman added.