70 Thousand Students From The Western Province Are Among The Displaced

Wednesday, 25 May 2016 - 13:10

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The Western Provincial Chief Minister Isura Devapriya says that nearly 70 thousand students from the province have been affected by the recent flooding.

31 thousand 868 students from the Kelaniya Educational Zone, six thousand 882 from the Colombo Zone, 10 thousand 994 beloinging to the Jayewardenepura Zone and 528 students from the Homagama Educational Zone are among the flood affected.

Meanwhile cleaning activities in flood affected areas are being conducted today.

One thousand 700 Civil Defence Force personnel are engaged in cleaning activities in Kaduwela, Seethawaka, and Kolonnawa covering 38 grama seva divisions.



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