Several trade unions attached to the Ceylon Electricity Board will join the hartal campaign today.
Chairman of the CEB Joint Employees Association Malaka Silva said a majority of CEB trade unions will join the strike action.
He said the view of the current government is very negative adding that several officials within the CEB are also responsible for present crisis in the power sector.
Silva said they called on the government to take actions against such officials but to no avail.
He noted the government is therefore responsible for the crisis in the power sector.