Over 150 villagers, including Naula, Kongahawela and Moragolla situated along the Ambanganga in Matale were flooded today, following heavy rains. Pictures show some of the damage caused by the flooding. Pix by Kanchana Kumara Ariyadasa
Nothing new, rains, floods, earth tremors, landslides, draughts, famines...all these things have continually happened throughout history. The only difference is that their effects have been more disasterous to us since we have encroached vulnerable areas.
OMG Monday, 17 December 2012 02:39 PM
Paddy harvest is washed away, price of what flour is sky high, we will have to eat grass.
charan Monday, 17 December 2012 04:50 PM
Okkama evarai...what going around go will bring in different way back to you loosers...sorry
frank hilary Tuesday, 18 December 2012 05:06 AM
God save these innocent helpless people. The politicians will be there only to grab their votes. These people will remain destitute for ever.
Sinha lay Monday, 17 December 2012 06:06 PM
This weather OMG we should smoke grass......
patriot Monday, 17 December 2012 07:46 PM
Why so much natural disasters lately? Is somebody telling something?
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