Apr 29, 2019

Strong winds damage property in Vavuniya

Around 30 houses of resettled people have been damaged due to the stormy weather experienced in the Pannikkulam area in Vavuniya last night (28).

It has been reported roofs of some house have been blown off and trees have fallen on some houses due to strong winds.

No one has been hurt at the time the wind blew, and steps had been taken to evacuate people from their homes.

Vavuniya Disaster Management Officers have taken steps to ensure necessary facilities for the affected people.