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How Colombo could have averted live burying under mounds of muck - NewsIn.Asia
By P.K.Blachandran/www.epaper.newsexpress.lk Colombo, April 17: The landslide disaster at Meetotamulla within Colombo city limits last Friday, in which a 300 ft high mountain of garbage came down on hapless slum dwellers killing 26 and wrecking 84 houses fully and 36 partially, could have been averted if steps had been taken to remove the dump even …