Tsunami Victims in School I: Blog, Orte/Sri Lanka/Batticaloa, Status

Tsunami Victims in Batticaloa

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Tsunami Victims in School II: Batticaloa, Blog, Orte/Sri Lanka/Batticaloa, flickr

School, Batticaloa (OSM)

Tsunami Victims in Camp I: Blog, Orte/Sri Lanka/Batticaloa, Status

Tsunami Victims in Camp II: Batticaloa, Blog, Orte, Sri Lanka, flickr

Paddy Store, Batticaloa (OSM)

Those families, that had lost their homes, found temporary shelter in a school and a paddy store. Thanks to the energetic Special Commissioner of Batticaloa, works had already started to build temporary shelter in a freshly cleared area, and the families were relocated there. The first donations for the tsunami victims often were fishing boats – a jesuit father said it was raining those boats over the lagoon – but house building soon started in different models.

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