Floods cause chaos

9 January 2011 01:30 pm - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Heavy rain and the resulting floods in Batticaloa and Ampara caused havoc in these areas with many roads being inundated and residences being flooded. The pictures show several areas in Batticaloa and Ampara affected by flood and rain. DM Correspondents

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  • Lanka Patriot Sunday, 09 January 2011 01:38 PM

    The roads seem to be badly built. Is it part of the "Uturu Wasanthaya"

    Hasiya Monday, 10 January 2011 11:13 AM

    Yep.. totally agree

    jsilva Monday, 10 January 2011 03:26 AM

    yes, we should have built all of them on pillars, floating on air... because you know, the ground can shift and erode.

    Over the Top Monday, 10 January 2011 06:00 AM

    Roads need not be built on pillars. The solution to have proper drains or canals to move the water. This is missing on most Sri Lanka roads.

    vin Monday, 10 January 2011 10:33 AM

    look at queensland australia. How the roads are damaged due to floods. its worse than that. You guys talk like engineers. Dont blame everything on the government for god sake.

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