Nearly 100,000 homes were in territory of. Reunion in the Indian Ocean, belonging to France, were without electricity due to ride on the island a strong cyclone. Supply system has suffered greatly, which is not surprising, because the speed of the wind during cyclone activity Dumil reached 180 km / h
In addition, on the island there were powerful showers, as the cyclone passed close to the west coast of Reunion (90 km). That night rains left 95,000 homes infinite light. By this time, he began to move away from the cyclone island. Not yet been established how many people remained without drinking water because of problems and breaches of water pipes, but it is expected that this number will be high. According to preliminary estimates, the serious damage caused to the avocado plantations and other crops.
Fortunately for all, not leave Dumil deaths. In many ways, this result was achieved thanks to the official announcement of "red" code of danger and appeal to remain indoors. Still, 14 people received minor injuries and about 170 people were forced to leave their flooded homes damaged or temporarily remain in centers for evacuees. It is noteworthy that each of the group of adventurers who refused to follow orders not to leave the house before the storm, and who decided to look at the waves of the sea is 10 meters high, was fined 135 euros.
Cyclone Dumil became the first major disasters from February 2007 on. Reunion. Then from the disaster killed two people drowned in the river.