Major Flood warnings issued to people around Maha Oya | Daily News

Major Flood warnings issued to people around Maha Oya

The Irrigation Department has issued a major flood warning to people living in the low-lying areas of Alawwa, Divulapitiya, Meerigama, Pannala, Wennappuwa, Negombo, Katana, Narammala, Damkotuwa due to the rise in the water level of Maha Oya.

Accordingly, the Irrigation Department had requested the public to be vigilant and immediately evacuate if signs of floods appeared.

The public is requested to contact the Disaster Management Center (DMC) via its hotline ‘117’ in case of an emergency.

 


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