Asian Disaster Reduction Center(ADRC)
Disaster Information
TOP PAGEDisaster Information > Details of Disaster Information

Sri Lanka : Flood : 2007/01/13

GLIDE:  FF-2007-000008-LKA

Duration 2007/01/13
Country or District Sri Lanka
Name Flood
Outline On 13 January 2007, around 60,000 people have been displaced in Sri Lanka by flooding caused by torrential monsoon rains, while the death toll from landslides a day earlier rose to 13.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links


Reuters AlerNet 2007/01/13
Hundreds of houses were damaged and thousands of people remain stranded in the central hills, said the government.