Residents of Bamboo # 3 have said it’s the worst flooding they have seen in 23 years. This as Ministry of Local Government teams visited the area on Monday to assess the damages.
Police officers also patrolled the area overnight to ensure the residents’ safety, and provide assistance to many residents who had their homes completed flooded.
Several families refused to evacuate their homes and remained in higher ground inside the house as the water continued to rise.
Minister of Local Govt Kazim Hosein toured the area with relief personnel to assess damage.