In Pictures: Heavy rains compound IDP woes

In Pictures: Heavy rains compound IDP woes    
ஆக்கம்: transCurrents | August 17, 2009, 8:30 am

VAVUNIYA, 17 August 2009 (IRIN) - Heavy rains exacerbated poor conditions for hundreds of thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) in northern Sri Lanka over the weekend. “We’re not prepared for this. I’m afraid things are going to get much worse,” one international medical officer told IRIN in Vavuniya on 17 August, citing concerns over diarrhoea, dysentery and other waterborne diseases. “From an epidemiological point of view, this is a public health disaster waiting...தொடர்ந்து படிக்கவும் »
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