At least 31 people died and more than 250 thousand homeless after the east coast of Madagascar, a powerful cyclone hit "Giovanna".
As informs "Interfax", resulting in a severe storm, some parts of the island were without power, fallen trees paralyzed the movement of vehicles on many roads.
Recall, February 14, a powerful cyclone "Giovanna" hit the east coast of Madagascar.
About 60% of homes in the city suffered Vatomandri or completely destroyed.
In turn, a spokesman for the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) Mariksi Mercado said that "due to security reasons we can not yet assess the damage and needs of the affected population."
"Humanitarian agencies are planning to start the process today. UNICEF has prepared a soldering and essential goods, which will last for 100 thousand people, "- she said.
Add that half the population of Madagascar are children. And half of them are chronically malnourished.