Monday, 19 October 2015 - 19:44
Land slide risk still remains in 10 districts; heavy showers to continue
The Disaster Management Center has extended the warning of landslide threats in 10 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 10 districts include Badulla, Nuwara Eliya, Kegalle, Kandy, Kalutara, Ratnapura, Matara, Hambantota, Mathale and Galle.
Deputy Director of the Center Pradeep Kodopllai warned the residents of those districts to remain vigilant if the rains continued further.