Number of flood victims in Salvador increased to 19

The number of killed floods caused by spillful rains in Salvador increased to 19

According to the Civil Defense Department, powerful showers provoked landslides, there are cases of collapse of structures of a number of houses.

In the distress area, search and rescue work continues, ”the report said.

more than 6 thousand people are evacuated to safe areas. It is expected that rain rain will continue for some time.

on the frames that appeared on social networks, cases of falling trees and flooding of roads are recorded.

According to local media, the police and military units are also involved in search and rescue works.

In connection with the ongoing showers on June 18, in a number of regions of Salvador, a state of emergency was announced for a period of 15 days.