Flash Floods in Northern parts of Sri Lanka

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Due to heavy rains over the past few days parts of the Northern districts of Jaffna, Mannar, Trincomalee, Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu have been affected by floods. A coordination meeting will take place on Friday 28 November with the GA Jaffna to assess the current situation and decide on next steps. 5,136 families (23,104 individuals) are affected in the Mannar district. The Government Agent and agencies in the district continue to provide support to affected families in Trincomalee. The AGA divisions of Puththukudiyirippu (PTK), Marimepattu and Oddusudan are affected with the highest number of displaced in Mullaitivu.

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