Number of casual victims in Brazil has increased to 16 people

The number of victims of a storm raging in the south of Brazil since June 16 increased to 16 people.

According to the state governor of Riu-Grandi-Do-Sul Eduardo Leita, search and rescue operations continue in non-stop.

According to him, the element was called the seats and a landslide gathering, 3.2 thousand people lost their shelter, thousands were evacuated.

In a number of cities, search and rescue work is difficult due to adverse weather conditions, the head of the region said.

From the villages and floods, flights were canceled, traffic on the roads was blocked.