Rains affect 1139 persons in 319 families around the island

Flooded Area

The Disaster Management Centre reported that 1139 persons belonging to 319 families have been affected by the adverse weather conditions prevailing in several parts of the island.

If rains continue within the next 24 hours, the DMC have warned the public about possible landslide threats in the Kurunegala, Kegalle, Nuwara-Eliya and Badulla districts.

Meanwhile, the Meteorological Department stated that several parts of the island will experience continued rains.

(Courtesy: Ada Derana)