Deputy Minister Vinayagamurthi Muralitharan takes immediate action to help families affected by floods in the Batticaloa district.
The Minister toured affected areas throughout yesterday. He inquired into the needs of the flood victims. The Minister provided flood assistance to families of Manmunai South and Paduvankare. The Minister also inspected the Kirankulam, Wellaveli, Kovil-Porathivu, Porathivu, Manaithivu, Kalugamam and Pattipalai areas. He discussed problems of the flood victims at Kokkanicholai, Ambalanthurai, Mahilathivu, Thumbankerni, the 40th Post and Gandhipuram. He also provided them relief. The Deputy Minister assured to provide compensation for the damaged inflicted by floods and winds to their properties.