Disasters

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Affected countries: Sri Lanka
Heavy monsoon rains from November 2010 to February 2011 triggered devastating floods in 18 of Sri Lanka's 25 districts in the eastern, northern, north‐central and Uva provinces. According to the Government, close to 1.2 million people (319,451 families) were affected. Hundreds of families had…
Affected countries: Sri Lanka
In May 2010 Sri Lanka experienced the worst floods in decades, caused by exceptionally high pre-monsoon rainfall over a short period of time. The districts of Colombo and Gampaha suffered the most from the floods. The Colombo District saw the most number of people displaced, while Gampaha incurred…