Hirunews Logo
A+special+hot+line+to+alert+about+landslides+risks
Monday, 03 November 2014 - 7:52
A special hot line to alert about landslides risks
50

Shares
6,091

Views
The National Building Research Organization requests the public if there is any instability in the premises they live to inform the NBRO.

Organization’s senior geologist Gamini Jayatissa said that such information could be provided using telephone number 011 2  588  946.

The geologist said that in addition advice could also be obtained from officials at his organization’s district offices.

Meanwhile the landslide warning declared in Badulla, Nuwara Eliya, Matale, Kegalle, Kandy, Ratnapura and Kalutara districts is still effective.

The National Building Research Organisation said that several special teams were carrying out observations in the Badulla and Nuwara Eliya districts.

Meanwhile the Disaster Mangement Centre said that 11 thousand 245 persons had been hit by the inclement weather.

The centre said further that throughout the island, 4810 persons had been displaced in 20 camps.

 
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
461 Views
2,906 Views
3,689 Views
10,484 Views
16,392 Views
56,587 Views
Top