Heavy rains hit Ampara | Daily News

Heavy rains hit Ampara

A submerged area.
A submerged area.

Heavy rain falls hit the Ampara District and its low-lying areas were submerged causing untold hardships to hundreds of families.

The Maha season paddy cultivation was severely destroyed in the rain.

Many roads are under water. The residents of the Central camp, 13th Colony, Navithanveli , Annamalai and of many other villages in Kalmunai have to walk a long distance to reach the nearest town.