Drought hits Polonnaruwa

Friday, 09 September 2016 - 13:13


Several villages in Polonnaruwa are hit by a severe drought. Villagers said that they do not have sufficient water for day to day needs.

The affected villages include Wata Dahaya, Nagaswewa and Sinhapura.

Meanwhile, it was reported that the dry condition is prevailing in Hambantota district too.

Officials at the Irrigation Department are working to aid the affected residents.