Power company says Corentyne storm caused major damage

Guyana Power and Light (GPL) says it suffered major damage as a consequence of a powerful storm which raked the Upper Corentyne on Sunday knocking down power poles and ripping off roofing sheets.

In a statement yesterday, GPL said in some cases outages caused by the storm lasted until Tuesday at 9 pm.

GPL said it sustained major damage to its primary and secondary networks. It said that while the major effect of the stormy weather was …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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