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Rewa River Reaches Warning Level, Slowly Rising

Rewa River Reaches Warning Level, Slowly Rising
The rising Waimanu River which meets up with the Rewa River. Photo: Ronald Kumar.
January 01
13:54 2016

Further to flood warnings and alerts already in force, members of the public are advised that the water level at the Rewa River continues to rise gradually to warning levels.

Those residing in low lying areas and areas within the vicinity of the Rewa River are advised to be alert, to prepare emergency supplies, and be aware of their nearest evacuation center.

The general public is advised to refrain from crossing flooded roads and areas. Parents are advised to supervise children at all times.

The Central Division Emergency Operation Centre can be contacted by phone at 3477000 or 9906320.

Central Division Emergency Operation Officials on the ground can be reached at the following numbers:

 

Provincial Administrator Rewa – 9906321

Provincial Administrator Serua – 9906325

Provincial Administrator Tailevu – 9906324

Provincial Administrator Naitasiri – 9906323

District Officer Korovou – 9221692

District Officer Nayavu – 9599058/9908475

 

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