Flooding in Solomon Islands has forced people to leave their homes

In the capital of the Solomon Islands is Honiara, located on the Northern coast of the island of Guadalcanal, within 24 hours, from 4 to 5 December fell 97 mm of precipitation.

Повінь на Соломонових островах примусило людей покинути свої будинки

The floods, caused by heavy rains, hundreds of people were forced to leave their homes in the province of Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, reports Rus.Media.

In the capital of the Solomon Islands is Honiara, located on the Northern coast of the island of Guadalcanal, within 24 hours, from 4 to 5 December fell 97 mm of precipitation.

Many rivers burst their banks, inundating nearby areas. Flooded hundreds of homes, damaged some bridges, damaged orchards.

The national Directorate for disaster management reported that a total of 575 people, including 386 children, were evacuated on Tuesday from the Central part of the province after their houses were flooded.

Повінь на Соломонових островах примусило людей покинути свої будинки

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