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Public alerted on landslides due to monsoonal rains

Apr 20, 2011 6:57:15 AM - itnnews.lk

The National Buildings Research Institute has alerted the public on landslides with the inclement weather being experienced in the country.

Senior Geologist M.I.D.H. Wijewickrema said that there is a possibility of landslides being active as a result of the monsoonal rains. As such he said that residents of areas prone to landslide have been called upon to be on alert. The National Buildings Research Institute is now in process of examining danger zones prone to landslides.