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Rain, rain more rain

May 18, 2010 8:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Over 267,505 persons belonging to 58,288 families were affected due to rains that continued lashing the Western, Sabaragamuwa and the Southern Provinces from last Friday. Colombo is the worst affected district with more than 119,736 affected persons belonging to 22,504 families. Several roads in the Colombo city and adjacent areas were completely submerged causing heavy traffic jams. The vehicles plying to Colombo were diverted towards Colombo through alternative roads yesterday too.   www.dailynews.lk/2010/05/19/news01.asp