Thursday, May 17, 2018

Landslide Risk Areas Have Been Identified In Ten Districts

Places in Ten Districts have been
identified as risk areas prone to landslides according to the National Building Research Organization ( NBRO).

Accordingly places in ten districts including Badulle,Nuwara Eliya,Matale,Kegalle and Ratnapura have been identified as landslide risk areas NBRO has stated.

Around 15,000 families are lives in these landslide risk areas and NBRO has planned to remove around 6000 families out of this number from their houses during this year it has been announced.

Meanwhile Meteorology Depatment has stated that heavy showers will occur in many parts of the Island tonight due to the low presure area developing  in the atmosphere  of  Bay of Bengal.

People in land risk areas are being requested to be vigilent over the landslude signs including cracks in earth and Tree falling .

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