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Sri Lanka: Tropical Cyclone: 2017/11/30 Country Information on DRR

Period 2017/11/30
Country or District Sri Lanka
Event Type Tropical Cyclone
Outline Tropical Cyclone Ockhi has killed at least seven people and left five fishermen missing in Sri Lanka.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Government of Sri Lanka 2017/12/03
According to Disaster Management Ministry sources, eleven persons were killed, five persons have gone missing while, more than 30 persons have been injured. Around 61,125 people in 11 districts of the country have been affected. Four hundred and thirty houses have been destroyed, while another 11,597 houses were partly damaged due to bad weather conditions

ECHO 2017/12/01
According to national authorities, as of 1 December at 8:00 UTC, seven people have been killed, at least eight have gone missing, 30 have been injured and over 12,000 houses have been damaged in the provinces of Western, Southern, Central and Sabaragamuwa.

Reuters 2017/11/30
Heavy winds hit the southern, western and south-central areas. At the moment, there are reports of seven deaths, five missing, and more than 20,000 affected.

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ECHO 2017/12/04
India, Sri Lanka, Maldives - Tropical Cyclone Ockhi - DG ECHO Daily map | 04/12/2017