Over 200 affected, 2 killed

Over 200 people have been affected and two peopled killed following the bad weather which affected parts of the country last night.

The Disaster Management Center said that 271 families were affected by the bad weather in Monaragala and Hambantota.

Areas surrounding the Kuda-oya in Wellawaya were flooded after water began to overflow from the dam following heavy rain last night.

Meanwhile three people in the Galle area were dragged away by strong currents and the bodies of two of them was later recovered.