Lankamuslim.com

One World One Ummah

Storm lashed Puttalam this afternoon

leave a comment »

Nearly 1000 houses were damaged, 500 almost completely, trees uprooted and at least 14 people sustained injuries as a storm lashed Puttalam this afternoon, the Disaster Management Centre in the area said.

The strong winds coupled with heavy rain continued for several hours making recovery efforts difficult for the residents affected by the storm. The injured people were admitted to hospital for treatment.

total

Advertisements

Written by lankamuslim.com

October 3, 2009 at 2:43 pm

Posted in News

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: