Flood warning issued around Kelani River

2019-08-13 at 18:34

The Department of Irrigation has issued flood warnings in areas around the Kalu, Gin and Kelani Rivers.

The water levels of the Kalu River has reached spill levels in the Ratnapura area, while the Gin River has reached a level of caution in the Thawalama area.

The Kelani River has reached a level of caution in the Kitulgala and Deraniyagala areas.

Residents in low lying areas have been instructed to remain vigilant.