Share
twitterlinkedinfacebook
Image 1 of 1
DSA00024SRI.jpg
Wreckage outside the Roman Catholic church at Payagala, following the tsunami which struck South Asia on 26/12/2004. The altar inside was completely washed away..An underwater earthquake measuring 9 on the Richter scale triggered a series of tidal waves which caused devastation when they struck dry land. 12 countries were affected by the tsunami, with a combined death toll of over 150,000.