Fourteen Divisional secretariats in Kalutara District affected
Fourteen Divisional Secretariats in the Kalutara District were affected by the floods and as at Tuesday by 04.00 pm
18344 individuals belonging to 4768 families had been affected. The deaths of six people were reported while five had been injured.
Seventeen houses had been completely destroyed with 119 being partially destroyed. As many as 416 houses were affected with minor damages. These damages had been observed in 290 Grama Seva Niladhari Divisions
as confirmed by the Kalutara District Disaster Management Centre assistant Director Lt Colonel Saliya Dias.
The residents of Kalutara, Beruwala, Mathugama, Palinda Nuwara, Bulathsinhala, Wallalawita, Milleniya, Ingiriya, Madurawala, Panadura, Horana, Dodangoda,
Agalawatte and Baduraliya, Divisional Secretariats had been severely affected by floods. 106 small and medium trade stalls too have been damaged due to the floods.
Vegetation devastated by floods