May 20, 2016 19:29 IST

Sri Lanka: Deadly Cyclone rain claim 42 lives

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The toll in torrential rains in Sri Lanka on Thursday rose to 42 as search and rescue operations for survivors continued, especially in the country's central region that was hit by landslides leaving 134 missing. Credit: Reuters
2 of 5 Sri Lanka Cyclone,Cyclone,Cyclone in Sri Lanka,landslide,landslide in Sri lanka,torrential rains
The toll in torrential rains in Sri Lanka on Thursday rose to 42 as search and rescue operations for survivors continued, especially in the country's central region that was hit by landslides leaving 134 missing. Credit: IANS
3 of 5 Sri Lanka Cyclone,Cyclone,Cyclone in Sri Lanka,landslide,landslide in Sri lanka,torrential rains
The toll in torrential rains in Sri Lanka on Thursday rose to 42 as search and rescue operations for survivors continued, especially in the country's central region that was hit by landslides leaving 134 missing. Credit: Reuters
4 of 5 Sri Lanka Cyclone,Cyclone,Cyclone in Sri Lanka,landslide,landslide in Sri lanka,torrential rains
The toll in torrential rains in Sri Lanka on Thursday rose to 42 as search and rescue operations for survivors continued, especially in the country's central region that was hit by landslides leaving 134 missing. Credit: Reuters
5 of 5 Sri Lanka Cyclone,Cyclone,Cyclone in Sri Lanka,landslide,landslide in Sri lanka,torrential rains
The toll in torrential rains in Sri Lanka on Thursday rose to 42 as search and rescue operations for survivors continued, especially in the country's central region that was hit by landslides leaving 134 missing. Credit: Reuters