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Massiveenvironmental destruction in Uma Oya and Haal Oya

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By ITN News Editor December 27, 2018 19:15

Massiveenvironmental destruction in Uma Oya and Haal Oya

A massive environmental destruction has been inflicted to Uma Oya and Haal Oya, one of its tertiaries which is flowing amidst the Welimada town due to the dumping of garbage.
Uma Oya is flowing across the Welimada town while a Haal Oya, tertiary of Uma Oya which is flowing from the Uva Paranagama area joins Uma Oya from the Welimada town. Residents claim that a massive environmental destruction has been inflicted following the collection of the garbage dumped from shops and the weekly fair of the Welimada town to Uma Oya as well as Haal Oya. The garbage dumped in this manner flow down along with the water stream and is deposited in the lower parts of Uma Oya. This is reported to be causing many problems to the people in the vicinity including a major health hazard.
The residents said that the garbed including polythene and plastic bottles area creating major issues particularly during the rainy season. They said that attention of the authorities concerned should be drawn to and a proper strategy be implemented.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor December 27, 2018 19:15
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