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Sri Lanka landslide: President visits disaster site

Heavy rains have disrupted the search for scores of people feared buried in a landslide in central Sri Lanka.

It is thought 100 people are still missing - but hopes of finding them alive are fading.

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has been to the disaster site and spoke to residents who are taking shelter in schools and temples.

Catharina Moh reports.

  • 31 Oct 2014
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