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Nov 23, 2018

Floods in Dambulla & Matale (Pics)

With torrential rains reported around the island, the Unapanduru Yaya area of Dambulla and the Vilgamuwa are of Matale have been flooded, reports say.

According to Mr. Chaminda Amaraweera, chief of the Matale Disaster Management unit, a number of houses are inundated while two people have disappeared.

Flash floods last night had inundated around 25 houses in the Unapanduruyaya area.

In addition, several villages were under water after the water levels of the Mahaweli river had risen.

(Pics : Kanchana Kumara Ariyadasa - Dambulla Corr.)

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