Heavy+showers+during+next+week%3BNilwala+River+overflows%3B+Buththala+town+inundated
Sunday, 18 October 2015 - 18:50
Heavy showers during next week;Nilwala River overflows; Buththala town inundated
2,662

Views
The Disaster Management Center has extended the warning of landslide threats in eight districts due to the prevailing rainy weather.

The Disaster Management Center said the warning issued until 8pm last night was extended for a further 24 hours.

The eight districts include Badulla, Nuwara Eliya, Kegalle, Kandy, Kalutara, Ratnapura, Matara and Hambantota

Deputy Director of the Center Pradeep Kodopllai warned the residents of those districts to remain vigilant if the rains continued further.

Meanwhile, due to incessant showers Nilwala River overflowed from Akurassa – Panadugama area.

Monaragala – Buththala town is also inundated due to heavy showers.

Duty Meteorologist H Dharmapriya stated that Heavy falls about 100 mili meters are also likely at some places.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
916 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
47,290 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
18,546 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
42,384 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
219 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
96,730 Views
Top