Kelani river overflows- several areas flooded

Thursday, 19 May 2016 - 11:03

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Several areas including Kotikawatte junction and Angoda pahala junction remain flooded due to the rising water levels in the Kelani River.

Hiru Correspondent in the area said the Sri Lanka Navy is rescuing the trapped villagers in the area.

Fishing boats are also used in the mission.

Meanwhile, all schools in Sabaragamuwa will remain closed tomorrow due to the current situation.

Authorities took steps to close all schools in the area yesterday and today.



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