A.Dh. Dhigurah

Water enters homes in Dhigurah due to flooding, no electricity in some areas

Flooding in Alifu Dhaalu Dhigurah has caused the water to enter some of the homes on the island and some areas have lost power.

Maldives Police Service said that continuous rain on the island since last night have caused electrical black outs in some parts of the island and the water have eneters some of the houses.

Police said that a small wooden launch at the island harbor has also sunk due to the rain. The Dhigurah Island Council is working with the police to provide assistance to the people of the island.

Recent rain in the country have caused floods in some islands. And so, flooding on the streets of Feydhoo and Mardhoo-Feydhoo in Addu City have mobilized the MNDF Sounthern Area Command to manage the flood since midnight last night.