'BUREVI' didn't cause severe damage: DMC
No severe damage has been reported due to cyclone 'BUREVI', Deputy Director of the Disaster Management Center, Pradeep Kodippili, stated.
According to the District Disaster Management Unit, only heavy rains have been reported in some parts of Mannar.
Kodippili said that the Disaster Management Units and the District Secretariats are taking necessary steps to manage the situation, while requesting the people in the region to refrain from fishing activities.
The Emergency Operations Room, which can be contacted on 117 continues to operate, he added.