Tamil Diplomat

Heavy rains in Jaffna

Several areas in Jaffna had experienced heavy rains yesterday and the high rainfall in Vadamaradchchi had affected the routine lives of the people. As several roads and places were inundated by flood waters, the travelling of the people was affected. Less number of people were seen on the raods. Rains lashed from 0900 hrs. to late in the night.

35.3 mm of rain was received from 08:30 hrs to 14:30 hrs yesterday. Altogether 644.8 mm rainfall had been received this year, up to yesterday, said the Meteorology Office.