From the torrential rains in Sri Lanka affected about 10 thousand people

Heavy rains, which began in early November, caused floods in the northern province of Sri Lanka. 1724 people were forced to leave their homes.

The Disaster Management Center of Sri Lanka said that in the Jaffna district, a natural disaster affected the lives of 9,871 people. More than 175 houses are seriously damaged, 46 – completely destroyed.

Information about the wounded and the dead was not received.