The flood in Sri Lanka took 26 people's lives, among the dead one Ukrainian was found. Information is confirmed by Ukrainian MFA.
As noted, storm "Okha" took place at Sri Lanka, after which a massive flood began. According to the authorities, at the moment there are about 26 dead, but the number of victims may increase. Among the dead is a citizen of Ukraine, who was washed away during the flood near the tourist city of Halle.
About 20 thousand houses damaged on the island, mainly in the western and southern coastal areas. Thousands of people have been evacuated from the disaster zone.