With Sri Lanka being hit by surges and landslides, India has rushed naval ships with alleviation material to the island country.
One of the boats came to Sri Lanka at the beginning of today and another will reach tomorrow.
In a progression of tweets the previous evening, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said that India stands by the people of the island nation and that ships are being rushed with relief material.
He additionally mourned the passing of 90 individuals because of rain-triggered floods and landslides in Sri Lanka.
We stand with our Sri Lankan brothers and sisters in their hour of need.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 26, 2017
Heavy floods and landslides triggered by the most exceedingly awful rainfall since 1970s have executed more than 90 individuals and left 110 missing in Sri Lanka, authorities stated, warning the circumstance could deteriorate.