Thursday July 28, 2022

VIDEO: 'Loyal Hands' lift thousands to safety amid record rainfall

VIDEO: 'Loyal Hands' lift thousands to safety amid record rainfall

UAE arm forces evacuate flood affected residence.

Rlixa, Staff Reporter

Brigadier General Dr. Ali Salem Al Tunaiji, the Ministry of Interior official spokesman said during the media briefing on the adverse weather conditions in the country.

Al Tunaiji said the specialized police teams worked in coordination with the National Emergency and Crisis and Disasters Management Authority to respond to any emergencies as a result of torrential rains and floods in several regions of the country. Around 3,897 have been sheltered and 870 people were rescued.

The Ministry of Interior said on Thursday that a total of 4,225 people were evacuated with the help of 1,638 personnel and 582 vehicles took part in rescue operations.