More families evacuated from Meetotamulla danger zone

One hundred and twenty more families were evacuated from Meethotamulla area yesterday (20) due to the threat of further collapse of the garbage dump at Meethotamulla, Colombo District Secretary Sunil Kannangara told The Island.

He said the decision to evacuate the people at Meethotamulla was taken after the National Building Research Organization (NBRO) declared the area as high risk.

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