National Research Building Organization (NRBO) issued Landslide Early Warning for Ratnapura and Matara Districts from 8.p.m. yesterday (31st July) to 8.p.m. tomorrow (2nd Aug.).
Since the rainfall within the past 24 hours has exceeded 100 mm, if the rains continue, the public is requested to be alert on the possibility of landslides, slope failures, rock falls, cut failures, and ground subsidence being ready to evacuate to a safe location if necessary.
Special attention should be paid on all mountainous areas, manmade cut slopes roads within the districts and specially, all the landslide susceptible areas previously identified by NBRO.