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DMC: Thousands Still In Welfare Camps

Feb 19, 2011 8:50:08 AM - thesundayleader.lk

The Disaster Management Center (DMC) has said that several thousands of persons who were displaced due to the adverse weather conditions were still remaining in welfare camps.

The DMC has said that there are 3,726 persons who were displaced due to the recent floods still remaining 36 welfare centers in several districts.

There are reportedly 2,292 persons in 20 welfare camps in the Badulla District.

Also, 78 persons in the Trincomalee District and 85 in the Matale District are also sheltered welfare centers.

According to the DMC, 777 displaced persons are residing in six welfare camps in the Mannar District.