Polonnaruwa has returned to normalcy. Flood victims who had taken shelter in camps are returning to their homes.
Rations adequate for one week are being distributed among the people who leave the camps. The District Management Unit said that a group of nearly 10 thousand people have returned to their homes after the flood waters receded. Polonnaruwa District Secretary Nimal Abeysiri said that measures are being taken to provide financial assistance to repair the damaged houses.