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541 families in Divulapitiya affected by adverse weather receive 5.2 million rupees to repair damaged houses.

The Disaster Management Ministry confirms that a sum of 5.2 million rupees has been given to 541 families in Divulapitiya divisional secretariat division  who were affected by the strong wind  recently. An advance has been granted  for repairing of their damaged houses until compensation is paid after an assessment. 727 families in Divulapitiya, Attanagalle and Meerigama divisional secretariat division were affected due to this adverse weather pattern. 240  houses  were fully damaged and 513 houses were partly damaged due this strong winds.