Thursday July 28, 2022

VIDEO: UAE Police and Civil Defence teams rescue citizens and residents from flood-affected Fujairah

VIDEO: UAE Police and Civil Defence teams rescue citizens and residents from flood-affected Fujairah

UAE Armed Forces move residents from flood-affected areas of Fujairah.

Rlixa, Staff Reporter

The joint operations command announced implementation of the "Loyal Hands" operation in support of the civil authorities in the Emirate of Fujairah, which witnessed weather fluctuations that led to floods in various areas in the emirate on Wednesday evening. This was revealed by the Ministry of Defence on its account on twitter.

An aerial view shows most of Fujairah flooded after heavy rainfall.

The Ministry explained that the operation contributed to rescuing the stranded people in the flooded areas and rescuing those who were trapped inside their homes, as they were transferred to safe areas.