Published: | Sri Lanka

Flood Relief for Northern Province Tamils

Thousands of people have been displaced as a result of continued flooding in Northern Province. Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu districts have been worst affected.

According to Sri Lanka's Disaster Management Centre's December 27th 2-18 report, over 114,458  people (36,594 families) have been affected due to the heavy floods and strong winds in the Northern Province. 10,424 people are displaced and living in 32 shelters. People have been evacuated out of their communities, not knowing if they would have a home to return to. Evacuated residents find themselves in need of a place to stay, food, water, basic necessities and school supplies. As of December 27, 2018, in Mullaitivu district; 2,383 houses are partially or fully damaged: 4,889 people are living in shelters; out of which more than 1,100 people are students.


Please donate to the GoFundMe page set up by Kalvi Connections.


Related Articles

Where is our Nuremberg?
Roy Ratnavel
May 07
Vinu Selvar...
May 04
Embracing Individuality
Juvetha Sha...
Apr 26
Meet People
Collaborate with Tamil creators, professionals and businesses from around the world
Robert Rajeswaran
CEO, GoCode Academy
Sumi Shan
Partner, TEx Ventures
Kieran Arasaratnam
CEO, Uinspire
Meet People
Connect with Tamil professionals from your city and around the world!

Discover Tamil Businesses


Please log in or register to comment
Guest Contr...
Mar 31
Vijitha Vijay
Feb 28
Nirvani Pillay
Aug 31
Jul 31