Floods in Sri Lanka

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Heavy ranfall received since 14th May 2010, and was continuing till date. Most of the areas in Colombo, Gampaha and Kalutara district has been affected by floods. Transport was difficult due to submerge of main roads and diffuclt to make emergency response. In additiona to that more than 80,000 families has been directly affected by floods. More over there has been only 1 death and few injusres has been reported. Since the data is still receiving the the actual figures may increase. Situation reports has been posted to DMC web site:

www. dmc.gov.lk

 

Disaster Information
Name: 
Floods in Sri Lanka
Region: 
Colombo capital
Occurance Date: 
14/05/2010
latitude: 
6.92747
longitude: 
79.8484