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Sri Lankans, on Boxing Day, paid
tribute to those who died in the
Two minutes-silence was observed
from 9.25 to 9.27 in remembrance
of all Sri Lankans who lost their
lives in natural disasters.
The Tsunami catastrophe which
battered Sri Lanka in 2004 had a
catastrophic impact on the
Southern, Western, Eastern and
Northern Provinces of the country.
Nearly two thirds of the country’s
coastal belt, i.e. 13 administrative
districts bore the brunt of the
Approximately 35, 000 lives were
lost while 5000 were reported
missing and 95,000 others were
deprived of their livelihood.
In a symbolic gesture of creating
awareness among people as
regards the disaster mitigation, 26
December of each year was
named as “National Safety Day”.
The Disaster Management Ministry
has introduced a new hotline - 117
- for the public to convey
information related to natural
disasters and accidents.
Sri Lankans remember tsunami victims
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