Sri Lanka: Floods, mudslides kill 3, over 5,000 displaced

At least 3 people were killed, two gone missing, and more than 5,000 displaced after the flash floods and mudslides in Sri Lanka, officials said Saturday.

Two people died in the floods and one in a mudslide, said Pradeep Kodippili of the government’s Disaster Management Center.

Figures released by the government showed more than 5,000 people have moved to temporary shelters and nearly 500 houses have been damaged.


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