Sri Lankan Streets Under Water Following Worst Rains in Over a Decade

StoryfulWeatherPublished: May 30, 20171 views
Published: May 30, 2017

Parts of Sri Lanka were under water following one of the worst rains in over a decade, according to meteorology officials.

This video from May 28 shows floodwaters on streets of Kaduwela, a western suburb of capital Colombo.

At least 122 people had been killed in flooding and landslides that affected more than 400,000 people, according to officials, <a href="https://www.reuters.com/article/us-sri-lanka-disaster-idUSKBN18N0LT" target="_blank">Reuters</a> reported. More than 2,000 troops were deployed in flood relief efforts. Sri Lanka had appealed for international assistance.

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