Dec 28, 2018

Dry rations to the Northern people through the Army (pics)

The civilians affected during the recent floods in the Northern areas of Killinochchi and Mulaithivu were given dry rations through the Army.

These dry rations provided by numerous state and Non-Governmental Organisations is being distributed under the coordination of the security forces.

Due to the flooding, 118,538 persons belonging to 38,209 families were affected, according to the Disaster Management officers and the security forces.

According to the DMC, due to the floods in Killinochchi, Mulaithivu, Mannar, Vavuniya and Jaffna districts, 8983 persons belonging to 2827 families are being housed at 27 temporary shelters.

Pics by Madawa Kulasooriya- Vavuniya Corr.

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