It has been emphasized that no part of the country is threatened by a tsunami.
It had been rumoured in various parts of the country that there is a danger of a tsunami. Minister Mahinda Amaraweera clearly tells the people that there is no such danger or a threat to Sri Lanka or any nearby area. The Disaster Management Centre will act swiftly to intimate to the media any genuine information if there is any disastrous situation. Under such circumstances, the Minister calls on the public not to entertain any fear in the face of rumours where there is no truth.