SRI LANKA FLOODS SITUATION REPORT

The heavy pre-monsoon rains in Sri Lanka from 20 th to 26 th May, 2018 have claimed the lives of over 25 people and rendered 174,310 persons homeless in 20 Districts, as at today, according to statistics of the Ministry of Disaster Management. Water levels of the main rivers and reservoirs have risen drastically resulting in the reservoirs gates being opened...